Freedom of Information Request

Freedom of Information Request -London Elections 2021

Received: 12 May 2021

Dear Sir/Madam

Please answer the following questions to this FOI as dated above (12th May).

For the London Mayoral Election and elections to the GLA, 2021:

Question 1: What companies have contracts with the Greater London Authority and/ or council to manage or share the administration and management of election and ballot services, including postal ballots, voter registration, computer and scanning machine services for counts and cloud services that were run across London and in the three counting halls: Excel, Olympia and Alexandra Palace.

- If there are different companies operating different administrative tasks and contracts regarding ballot services , please specify which companies operate the following:
- Postal ballot papers
-Voter registration
- Ballot Paper Scanning machines used at the counting halls (Excel, Alexandra Palace, Olympia)
-The employment/management of count staff and volunteers
-IT Services for the counting halls
-Cloud services for the administration of  mayoral ballots, London wide ballots and constituency ballots.

Question 2:
-  Who (what organisation or officials) independently verified the count at Olympia, Alexandra Palace and Excel? 

Question 3: 
If you have named companies  above (see questions) that have contracts for the management of ballot services, please state what companies initially commenced contracts with you and from when?


Outcome / Documents

  • Response (not held) - application/pdf - Download