European Parliament

There are 751 Members of the European Parliament (MEPs). Of those, 73 represent the UK.

Elections for the European Parliament take place every 5 years. The next election will be in May 2019. Voting will take place in the UK on Thursday 23 May.

You can no longer register to vote in European Parliament elections on 23 May.

You can find who your MEPs are on the European Parliament website.

The Electoral Commission website has more information about European Parliament elections.

If you’re an EU citizen living in the UK

If you’re a citizen of an EU country (other than the UK, Ireland, Malta and Cyprus) resident in the UK, you can either vote in the UK or in your home country.

If you want to vote in your home country

Contact electoral authorities in the EU country where you’re a citizen.

If you want to vote in the UK

You must be registered to vote. You can no longer register to vote in European Parliament elections on 23 May.