Question ref. S5O-03118
Asked by: John Mason, Glasgow Shettleston, Scottish National Party
Date lodged: 27 March 2019
To ask the Scottish Government what consideration it has given to the introduction of a system of automatic voter registration.
Current status: Answered by Michael Russell on 4 April 2019
Automatic registration is not currently under active consideration by the Scottish Government. That said, I am always open to suggestions for practical ways of increasing the number of people who can vote in elections in Scotland.