On this page you can find the answers to frequently asked questions about registering to vote in the UK.
How do I change my address on the electoral register?
How do I check the electoral register?
Who can register to vote?
How do I register to vote?
Am I registered to vote?
How can I contact my local electoral registration office?
Why do I need to register to vote?
Can I register to vote over the phone?
If I register to vote, what personal details will appear on the electoral register?
If I register to vote, will my personal details be provided to third-party organisations?
I am concerned about my name appearing on the electoral register - can I register to vote anonymously?
I have submitted my application to register to vote - how long will it take for my details to appear on the register?
I've recently changed my name - how do I update my details on the electoral register?
Do I need to re-register to vote if I move home?
Why can't I get a credit reference?
Can I remove my details from the electoral register?
Can Crown Servants, British Council employees and members of the Armed Forces overseas register to vote?
I'm a student - which address should I use to register to vote?
Can I be registered to vote at two different addresses?
Can I find a lost friend or relative on the electoral register?
Can I search the electoral register online?