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No More Head of Household: Lessons from the Electoral Registration Transformation Programme

Graphic of a hand putting a voting slip into a ballot box

Colin Dingwall, the former Director of the Electoral Registration Transformation Programme, describes the key lessons he and his colleagues learnt delivering this fundamental change to the UK’s Electoral Registration System and what their experience means for other large scale public sector projects.