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.

Registering to vote 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 in Scotland, all you need to do is follow the steps to fill in the registration form on this website, print it off and return it to the Electoral Registration Officer at your term-time local council.

Fill in a registration form to register to vote in Scotland

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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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United Kingdom General Election 2015

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

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