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 on the 28th May 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 28th May - and you can join here:

When does voting start?

Voting starts on the 28th June. 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. If you would like to request a paper ballot, you can do that by emailing  


Who are the candidates?

We don't know yet. Check back soon.

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