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Election Timetables

Published Wednesday, May 15, 2013

This Research Paper sets out the model timetables for Parliamentary general elections and by-elections.

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This Research Paper sets out the model timetables for Parliamentary general elections and by-elections. The Electoral Registration and Administration Act 2013 creates a 25 day timetable for general elections, with a timetable of up to 27 days for a by-election. A model local election timetable is also included. The Paper updates and replaces Research Paper 09/44 Election Timetables. Please note that the new timetables are not yet in force.

Commons Briefing papers RP13-27

Authors: Oonagh Gay; Isobel White

Topic: Elections

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