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Northern Ireland Assembly: Elections

Question for Northern Ireland Office

UIN HL200, tabled on 12 May 2022

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have, if any, to introduce proportional representation into elections for the Northern Ireland Assembly.

Answered on

23 May 2022

Since 1998, Members of the Northern Ireland Assembly have been elected using the Single Transferable Vote. This system was also used for the Assemblies elected in 1973 and 1982.