This data category requires results by constituency / district for all major national electoral contests. To satisfy this category, the following minimum criteria must be met:

  • Result for all major electoral contests
  • Number of registered votes
  • Number of invalid votes
  • Number of spoiled ballots
  • All data should be reported at the level of the polling station

Data Location


Election results from (2002 - 2014) are available online for local, county, national and European by constituency per candidate, per count. Bye-election results are also available.

Data are available in pdf documents, so not machine-readable.

The data are under Government Copyright and therefore not open see here - and also under a PSI Re-Use licence

National Election data are also available here - and those data are under this licence Re-Use of Public Sector Information Regulations (S.I. 279/2005) which differs from the Copyright note above, in essense election results are on different sites and fall under different intelectual property regimes.

Reviewer comments

Updated the psi re use lincence in the notes as I received a note from the department

Data Availability

  • N Openly licensed
  • Y Is the data available for free
  • N Is the data machine readable
  • N Available in bulk
  • Y Is the data provided on a timely and up to date basis
  • Y Is data in digital form
  • Y Publicly available
  • Y Does the data exist
  • Y Is the data available online
  • Yes
  • No
  • Unsure
  • No data


Date the data became available   Unknown
Format of data   Unknown
Reviewer   Tracey P. Lauriault
Submitters   Tracey P. Lauriault
Last modified   Sun Nov 30 2014 17:19:40 GMT+0000 (UTC)