Future proofing Scottish elections – The Scottish Government consultation on electoral reform

22 Mar 2018

Latest Electoral Commission blog by Andy O’Neill, Head of Electoral Commission, Scotland

Over the last four years there have been five sets of Scotland-wide elections and two significant referendums, as well as countless by-elections. Now, with no scheduled polls in Scotland until 2021, we have a great opportunity to take stock and identify the challenges and opportunities in ensuring that our electoral structures remain fit for purpose in the 21st Century. This is why the Scottish Government’s consultation on electoral reform is so timely.

Read the full blog here.