Liberal Democrats

Frequently Asked Questions

Got a question about the leadership election? We've put the answers to some of the common ones here, but if your question isn't answered - just email and we'll be happy to help!


Who can vote in the leadership election?

Anyone who is a member, or is in their grace period on the 7th June is eligible to vote in the leadership election. There is no minimum time to be a member.

How do I get a vote in the leadership election?

All you have to do is join before midnight on the 7th June - and you can join here:

When does voting start?

Voting starts on the 1st July. If the party has a working email address for you, then you'll get a ballot paper emailed to you. Otherwise, you'll get a paper one posted to you.


Who are the candidates?

Two candidates, Ed Davey and Jo Swinson have been nominated. You can find out more about them here:

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