Democracy

Services

  • Register to vote to take part in elections in the UK. Includes how to get on the electoral register and how to update your address on the register.

  • Use this service to apply to vote by post so you can take part in certain elections in the UK. You must be registered to vote in the UK.

  • Contact your local council's Electoral Registration Office if you have a question about registering to vote

  • Getting on the electoral register, what happens if you do not register to vote, registering in more than one place, how to opt out of the 'open register', registering anonymously and how to view the electoral register

  • Use this form to apply to vote by post. You'll need to send the completed form to your local Electoral Registration Office.

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