Register to vote

1. Overview

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 2018 Electoral Register was published on 1 December 2017. There are monthly updates to the register, as listed below.

There are no monthly updates in October and November. The UK runs the Annual Canvass to prepare for the next years Electoral Register.

Last date to submit your application Date you will appear on the register
12 March 2018 3 April 2018
9 April 2018 1 May 2018
10 May 2018 1 June 2018
8 June 2018 2 July 2018
10 July 2018 1 August 2018
10 August 2018 3 September 2018

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