UK Engage

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 membership organisations, professional bodies, NHS Foundation Trusts, financial institutions and social housing providers.



Experience: Impartial and transparent ballot administration to trade unions and other organisations

Solutions: Postal and online balloting solutions for all types of processes

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

Digitally future-proof: Offers its own UK-hosted electronical voting platform (for non-statutory ballots)


Types of Process

Industrial Action Ballots

National Executive Election Ballots

Mergers & Demergers

Recognition & De-recognition Ballots

Board Elections

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.

Download GFTU Offer Leaflet

Download Scrutineer Services Leaflets

UK Engage at 2018 TUC

UK Engage at 2019 TUC



If you have any enquiries or arrangements for quotes, please contact our Head Office:

Andy Tye
UK Engage, Image House,
10 Acorn Business Park,
Heaton Lane,
Cheshire SK4 1AS

Tel: 0345 293 5555