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How to Register

To Register to Vote fill in your name, address, date of birth and a few other details. You'll also need your national insurance number, which can be found on your national insurance card, or in official paperwork such as payslips, or letters about benefits or tax credits. If you can't find, or have lost your national insurance number visit Find my National Insurance Number. You do not need to register if you are already on the electoral roll. You can find out by calling us on 01507 601111 or if you have any other questions.

Click on the following links if you are a;

For more information on who can register to vote and which elections you can vote in, see; Your Vote Matters

Absent Vote

If you are unable to vote in person at your local polling station you can vote by;

Please note: your application form must arrive at your electoral registration office by 5pm, 11 working days before an election or referendum when changing or cancelling an existing proxy, postal or postal proxy vote and by 5pm, 6 working days before an election or referendum when applying for a new proxy vote. If you are not already registered to vote, your application to register must have reached the Electoral Registration Officer by midnight, 12 working days before the poll. 

This authority is under a duty to protect the public funds it administers, and to this end may use the information you  provide for the prevention and detection of fraud. It may also share this information with other bodies responsible for auditing or administering public funds for these purposes. For further information visit our Data Matching webpage.