Students may be able to register at home and at their term-time address. So wherever you are on election day, you can have your say.

England and Wales

Registering to vote in England and Wales is easy – you can now do it online!

If you are registering to vote in England or Wales, you can register online at


If you are registering to vote at the independence referendum in Scotland, you need to consider whether you should register at your home address or your term-time address.

Find out more on our Students in Scotland page.

Northern Ireland

To register to vote, visit the Electoral Office for Northern Ireland website.

Other useful pages


Can I vote twice, at home and at uni?

You can’t vote twice in:

  • a UK Parliamentary, Scottish Parliamentary, National Assembly for Wales or European Parliamentary election.

But you can vote in local government elections at home and at your term-time address, as long as they are not in the same local government area.

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Electoral information

United Kingdom General Election 2015

The 2015 United Kingdom General Election will take place on 7 May 2015.

Your Electoral Registration Office

City of London
Electoral Registration Officer
PO Box 270
0800 587 5537
Email City of London