|BAFTA Award for Best Editing|
|Awarded for||Best Editing|
|Presented by||British Academy of Film and Television Arts|
|Currently held by||Mikkel E.G. Nielsen for Sound of Metal (2020)|
The film-voting members of the Academy select the five nominated films in each category; only the principal editor(s) for each film are named, which excludes additional editors, supervising editors, etc. The actual winner of Best Editing is selected by "Chapter Voting"; only Academy members who are identified as members of the Editing Chapter vote on the winner.