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What is the process, indication of costs if possible, for

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Hi what is the process, indication of costs if possible, for registering and independent candidate in UK general election June 8th 2017? Thanks
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  JGM replied 7 months ago.

You can refer to the following for the process. The cost is a deposit of £500 which is not returned unless you get more than 5% of the votes cast. http://www.electoralcommission.org.uk/__data/assets/pdf_file/0020/173018/UKPGE-Part-2a-Standing-as-an-independent-candidate.pdf. I hope that helps. Please leave a positive rating so that I am credited for my time.