Lord Roberts of Llandudno – 2015 Parliamentary Question to the Cabinet Office

The below Parliamentary question was asked by Lord Roberts of Llandudno on 2015-11-05.

To ask Her Majesty’s Government which organisations have received government funding to assist their efforts to compile a complete electoral register.

Lord Bridges of Headley

The Government provided £14 million across 2013/14 and 2014/15 to support the costs of activities at a local and national level to maximise the number of people on the electoral register. This includes allocating funding to local authorities and national organisations.

The following organisations received funding to target under registered groups:

Active Citizens FE

Bite the Ballot

British Youth Council

Citizens Advice

Citizens UK


Operation Black Vote

The Hansard Society

Homeless Link

National Association of Managers of Student Service

National Union of Students

Scottish Youth Parliament

Sixth Form Colleges Association

The Royal Mencap Society

The Student Room

The Tab

UK Youth