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2017 General Elections: Political donations weeks 1-3

Electoral commission data on political donations reported between May 3 and 23
User: Datasmoothie • June 2, 2017

Description

The Electoral Commission is the independent watchdog that monitors elections and party and political finances in the UK.

In the run up to the elections on the 8th of June every political party must complete six donations and loan reports setting out what donations and loans over £7,500 they have received between 3 May and 8 June.

This dataset was retrieved on Friday the 2nd of June and includes all donations and loans above £7,500 reported in the first three weeks, i.e. from 3 May to 23 May.

Source: Electoral Commission - Political spending
Originally found via the Newspeak House's Useful UK Political Datasets

Variables

Name Type
Receiver Name Category
Reporting Period Name Category
Donor Name Category
Value Number
Donor Type Category
Donation Type Category
Receiver Type Category
Is Bequest Category