1918 Representation of the People Act, second page

1918 Representation of the People Act, second page
  • Title: 1918 Representation of the People Act, second page

  • Date : 1918

  • Catalogue number : Parliamentary Archives, HL/PO/PU/1/1918/7&8G5c64

  • Description :

    The Representation of the People Act of 1918 granted the vote to women over the age of 30 who met a property qualification.  The same Act gave the vote to all men over the age of 21. 

    This page contains the clauses which gave some women the right to vote.

    For more details, please see the Living Heritage page, women and the vote.