Democracy

Services

  • Register to vote

    Get on the electoral register so you can vote in elections and referendums.

  • Call charges and phone numbers

    Call costs for 0800, 0808, 0845, 0870, 03 and other phone numbers from UK landlines and mobiles.

  • The electoral register and the 'open register'

    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

  • Contact your local Electoral Registration Office

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

  • Identity cards

    Identity cards have been scrapped - what to do if you still have one, biometric residence permits, identity cards for foreign nationals

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