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Electoral Commission 'considering' digital voting

Report before Tynwald no later than March 2024

We may see the development of digital voting here in the Isle of Man for use in future elections.

That's according to a written answer from the Cabinet Office Minister Kate Lord-Brennan.

She was asked whether its development was a priority and what work has been undertaken to facilitate voting on smart devices by Douglas North MHK John Wannenburgh.

Mrs Lord-Brennan confirmed the Electoral Commission are 'considering the use of technology as part of the voting process'.

A report is due to be laid before Tynwald no later than March 2024.

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