Register to vote

Voting is your chance to elect those you believe will best represent your interests, in local and national matters. Find what you can vote for at different elections in the UK.

You need to be on the electoral register to vote in elections and referendums. You can register to vote online at You will need to provide your:

  • National Insurance number (if you have one).
  • Name, address and previous address.
  • Nationality and date of birth.

If this information cannot be verified during the checking process our Electoral Registration Officer will contact you for more information before you can be registered to vote.


To check if you are eligible to register to vote, visit the Electoral Commission's website