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House of Commons Hansard
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Absent Voting: Personation
06 March 2007
Volume 457
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To ask the hon. Member for Gosport, representing the Speaker’s Committee on the Electoral Commission whether the Electoral Commission collects information from local authority returning officers on (a) irregularities with postal votes and (b) personation. [123892]

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The Electoral Commission informs me that it has not hitherto collected such information from local authority returning officers. However, starting this summer, the Commission intends to gather information from returning officers and the police on electoral malpractice at least twice a year. It will report on any trends or patterns the data disclose.