Individual Electoral Registration

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister – in the House of Commons at 12:30 pm on 15th September 2010.

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Photo of Mark Tami Mark Tami Labour, Alyn and Deeside 12:30 pm, 15th September 2010

My right hon. Friend Mr Straw gave the example of Northern Ireland, where individual registration saw dramatic falls, especially in poorer areas. What extra resources will the Minister give local authorities, and-this is very important-will he ring-fence those resources to prevent authorities from spending them on other things?