About

About my vote is a website run by the Electoral Commission.

Voting is your democratic right as a citizen of the UK.

About my vote is a place for you to find everything you need to know about registering to vote and voting in elections in the UK.

On this website, you can find information on:

  • registering to vote
  • any upcoming elections in the UK
  • the elections that take place in the UK
  • the different ways of voting at UK elections

Who is the Electoral Commission?

All the latest information on voting in the UK. Your vote matters!

This site is run by the Electoral Commission, the UK’s independent elections body, which works to enable the delivery of free and fair elections and referendums.

What we do

We:

  • register political parties
  • make sure people understand and follow the rules on party and election finance
  • publish details of where parties and candidates get money from and how they spend it
  • set the standards for electoral registration and running elections and report on how well this is done
  • make sure people understand it is important to register to vote, and know how to vote
  • run any referendums held in accordance with the Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Act 2000

Find out more about the work of the Electoral Commission