The Minister for the Constitution has launched a September 2017 call for evidence, asking how people with disabilities experience registering to vote and voting itself.
Responses must be given by 14 November 2017.
Responses to the call for evidence will:
- Enhance the government’s understanding of the experiences of disabled people in registering to vote and casting their vote
- Help identify if current mechanisms to support disabled people to participate in the democratic process are sufficient; and
- Identify examples of good practice provided by Electoral Service Teams to disabled people at elections.
Find more information on the gov.uk website, along with accessible versions of the consultation.