Have you registered to vote yet? A General Election is coming! Don’t miss the chance to register and have your say in the future of our country.
When do I need to register by?
Midnight Tuesday 26 November.
Am I eligible to vote?
You can register to vote in the General Election if you will be aged 18 or over on day of the election, and you are a British, Irish or qualifying Commonwealth citizen.
How do I register to vote?
You can register online to vote. It only takes a few minutes.
As part of the registration process, you will be asked to provide your National Insurance number. If you do not have one, you can select ‘I can’t provide a National Insurance number’ and enter ‘student’ for the reason.
Can I register to vote at my term-time and home address?
You may be able to register to vote at both your term-time and home address, however you can only vote once. It is illegal to vote more than once in a General Election.
When is the General Election?
Thursday 12 December 2019. Term ends the following day, Friday 13 December 2019.
What should I do if I will not be around on the day of the General Election?
If you will not be around to vote on Thursday 12 December, you can apply for a postal vote.
Who can I contact for more information?
You can contact your local Electoral Registration Office to find out if you’re already registered to vote, or more for information.