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
10 December 2020 1 January 2021
12 January 2021 1 February 2021
9 February 2021 1 March 2021
12 March 2021 1 April 2021
11 April 2021 1 May 2021
12 May 2021 1 June 2021
11 June 2021 1 July 2021
12 July 2020 1 August 2021
12 August 2021 1 September 2021

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