Voting and the electoral register

Register to vote, apply for a postal vote or vote by proxy or find out about the voting system on GOV.UK

Please be aware it can take up to three weeks to be added to the Electoral Register from the time you submit your completed application.

If you are not sure if you are already on the electoral register or you have any questions about elections or voting, please contact us.

If you wish to opt out of the 'open register', which is the version of the register that's available to anyone who is able to buy a copy please email us at the address set out below telling us that you wish to opt out. Please include your name and address in your email to us. Each person wishing to opt out should contact us separately.

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