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Welcome to the Press Association Elections website

Voters go to the polls on February 23 in two Commons by-elections prompted by the resignations of Labour MPs at Copeland and Stoke-on-Trent Central. See the advisory under the By-elections tab on this website for details of the Press Association's coverage of nominations and results.

A snap election has been called for the Northern Ireland Assembly, to take place on March 2. See the advisory on this website for information about the Press Association’s nominations and results coverage of this key poll.

Information about the Press Association's coverage of nominations and results in the elections set for May 4 is contained in the following advisories for customers.

Customers should check the Test programme for information about tests in advance of the Northern Ireland Assembly snap election and the May 4 polls.

See Message specifications for information on PA's elections messages in XML format for digital products as well as a guide to those in plain text (TTY) and data format on the wire.


Speak to Elections Editor Roger Smith on 020 7963 7992 or email via the Contact us page. During nominations or election events, phone the Elections Desk on 020 7963 7992, Newsdesk on 020 7963 7146 or Customer Services on 01430 455337.

Customers, especially digital-only customers who do not see PA wire advisories, may wish to follow @pressassocpolls on twitter for technical and operational updates from the Elections Desk.

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