Northern Ireland Assembly

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Northern Ireland Assembly

Coat of arms or logo
Type
Type
Structure
Seats90
Assembly
political groups
Executive (87)

Opposition (3)

Speaker (1)

Assembly
committees
Salary£48,000 per year + expenses
Elections
Assembly
voting system
Single transferable vote
Assembly
last election
5 June 2020
Assembly
next election
5 December 2020
Meeting place
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The Assembly Chamber in Parliament Buildings
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Parliament Buildings, Stormont, Belfast
Website
www.niassembly.gov.uk

The Northern Ireland Assembly, commonly referred to simply as Stormont, is the unicameral, democratically elected, devolved legislature representing Northern Ireland. It is located at r/MHOCStormont, and the Parliament Buildings on the Stormont Estate in Belfast. It has 90 MLAs in total. The largest bloc in the Assembly is Other, followed by Nationalists, then Unionists. The largest party by number of MLAs is The Labour Party, followed by the Ulster Unionist Party.