Register to vote

1. Overview

Registering to vote if you've recently moved into Stockport

If you've recently moved into Stockport you'll need to register to vote online.

To vote in an election or referendum, you must be on the electoral register. Everyone who is eligible to vote is responsible for registering themselves. You can register online below.

Register to Vote

Electoral register

The Annual Canvass 2020 will start on 1 July 2020. For more information visit The Electoral Commission website.

The 2021 Electoral Registers will be published on 1 December 2020. There are no monthly updates to the register in October and November due to Annual Canvass.

The registration deadlines for 2020 are below.

Last date to submit your application Date you'll appear on the register
11 December 2019 2 January 2020
10 January 2020 3 February 2020
7 February 2020 2 March 2020
10 March 2020 1 April 2020
7 April 2020 1 May 2020
7 May 2020 1 June 2020
9 June 2020 1 July 2020
10 July 2020 3 August 2020
10 August 2020 1 September 2020
9 September 2020 1 October 2020
9 October 2020 2 November 2020

If you're not sure if you are already registered or would like to request a paper application form, contact the elections office.