UK Engage is an experienced independent scrutineer that offers transparent, impartial and secure election and ballot services for trade unions. UK Engage has met and exceeded the stringent requirements set out by the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy to operate in this market.
Partnering with the GFTU, we offer our expertise to affiliates that need to administer statutory or non-statutory ballots to the highest standards.
Experts in Democracy
UK Engage and parent brand Print Image Network Ltd have been administering elections and providing scrutineer and Returning Officer functions since 2000. With a strong heritage in print and mail, the company is a trusted supplier to 70 local authorities across the country, providing services to support critical and sometimes complex Government elections. UK Engage also provides non-statutory elections and ballots for all types of membership organisations.
Experience: Impartial and transparent ballot administration to trade unions and other organisations
Solutions: Postal and online balloting solutions for all types of processes
Live Conference Voting: Live online voting solution for annual conferences, events and meetings
Customer-led: Only UK scrutineer to hold the Customer Service Excellence (CSE) Standard
Dedicated & Knowledgeable Team: Includes ballot experts such as account managers and consultants who have knowledge of trade union legislation
Engagement with members: Member communication techniques to improve participation
Types of Process
Industrial Action Ballots
National Executive Election Ballots
Mergers & Demergers
Recognition & De-recognition Ballots
AGM, SGM, EGM and conference voting
Why UK Engage is different
UK Engage offers a personal and thorough service, working with trade unions to run impartial processes which meet legislation and communicate ballot messages and clear voting instructions to members.
Digitally future-proof, UK Engage has its own UK-hosted electronical voting platform, which can be used for non-statutory ballots such as consultations.
And, as the only scrutineer in the country with the Customer Service Excellence Standard, your trade union can expect exceptional service.
GFTU Affiliate Offer
UK Engage and the GFTU are working together to provide trade unions with trusted, reliable scrutineer services, for all types of elections and ballots. As part of our partnership, we’re offering a discounted price of 50% off our ballot administration fee
View some of our testimonials below:
UK Engage was efficient, professional and very responsive to our needs. They distributed critical materials to 7,000 trade union members to provide information about our recognition ballot, which helped workers to make an informed decision. - Pharmacists’ Defence Association
UK Engage was great to work with. The team had brilliant communication, clarity and speed, which are the characteristics we've been looking for. - BFAWU
UK Engage really impressed us with its obvious research into the Society of Radiographers. The attention to detail is excellent and they encouraged us to carry out an electronic ballot, which has made life a lot easier for us and the membership. We are very pleased with the level of customer service. - The Society & College of Radiographers
Throughout the entire process with UK Engage, the Union found them to be highly professional, very straight-forward, and extremely helpful. Nothing was ever too much trouble, and the support from the account management team was fantastic. I would have no problem in recommending UK Engage to any organisation considering using their services. - NACO