Parliamentary Briefings

Read briefings written for specific bills

London’s Local Elections: Lessons from Scotland

Download as PDF (105.9KB pdf) In May 2022, local elections will take place throughout Scotland and Wales, as well as in many parts of England, including the election of all local councillors in Greater London....

Posted 28 Apr 2022

London Eye

Why councillors in Wales should back STV

Why now? The Local Government and Elections (Wales) Act 2021 seeks to revitalise democracy at council level. One of the provisions enables local authorities to have the choice between maintaining the First Past The Post...

Posted 09 Mar 2022

Irish STV Ballots

Response to the Welsh Government on Electoral Reform in Wales

Download briefing (124.2KB pdf)  1.   Introduction  The devolution of powers over elections gives Wales a significant opportunity to do things differently for the benefit of voters and potential voters across the country. We are really...

Posted 23 Oct 2017

The Senedd