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Elections and referenda

Find out about previous elections and referenda below. 

Assembly Elections

All results from the National Assembly for Wales elections and by-elections can be found in this section

Referendum 2011

Following a ‘yes’ vote in the referendum, the Assembly can now pass laws on all subjects in the 21 devolved areas without first needing the agreement of the UK Parliament. Find out more about the referendum and what it means for the Assembly and the people of Wales.

How the Assembly is Elected

The Assembly has 60 elected Members (AMs). For an Assembly election, which takes place every five years, each registered voter has two votes.



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