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Electoral Register: Northern Ireland

Question for Northern Ireland Office

UIN 44178, tabled on 2 September 2016

To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, what the estimated cost to the public purse is of implementing online voter registration in Northern Ireland.

Answered on

9 September 2016

The cost of extending the digital registration service to Northern Ireland is being met by the Cabinet Office as part of the wider project to implement digital registration throughout the UK.

This work is ongoing and the current estimate of costs is approximately £250,000.