Frequently Asked Questions

How can I register to vote?

You can register to vote via You will need your national insurance number, this can be found on your NI card, employee payslip or correspondence from HMRC.

The information you entered is verified against the information held by central Government for accuracy.  You do not need to do anything until you hear from us but please remember, at this stage, your application is being processed and you are not yet registered to vote

If the information you entered is verified, we will send you a confirmation of registration letter. Visit our register to vote page.

However, where your information did not match the Government databases, we will inform you and ask you to provide additional evidence, such as a copy of your passport, to support your application.  You will not be registered to vote until we receive the additional information.

You must apply to register to vote by Monday 19 April 2021 and submit supporting documents (if requested) by 27 April 2021 in order to qualify to vote at the elections on 6 May.