Individual Electoral Registration

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Electoral Commission Committee – in the House of Commons at 9:30 am on 10 September 2015.

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Photo of Gary Streeter Gary Streeter Conservative, South West Devon 9:30, 10 September 2015

The Electoral Commission recommended in 2003 that individual electoral registration should be introduced in Great Britain. Requiring all electoral registration applications to be verified makes it harder to create false register entries, and helps to prevent electoral and other types of fraud.