Independent report

Securing the ballot: review into electoral fraud

This report provides the outcome of Sir Eric Pickles' independent review on preventing electoral fraud in the UK.



Sir Eric Pickles undertook an independent review on electoral fraud. His final report includes recommendations about how the government can prevent such crimes in the UK.

Read the press release on Sir Eric Pickles’s report.

Read the government response published on 27 December 2016 and the press release on eliminating electoral fraud.

Published 12 August 2016
Last updated 27 December 2016 + show all updates
  1. Added link to government response

  2. First published.