It only takes around 5 minutes to register – you can do this online here Register to vote – GOV.UK (

You can also register using a paper form if you prefer – for more details and to download a copy of the form, see Register to vote if you’re living in the UK – GOV.UK (

By registering, your name will be added to the Electoral Register and this will enable you to vote in elections and referendums.

If you want to vote in this year’s elections, please note there are strict deadlines – registration closes on 19 April 2021 for elections taking place on 6 May 2021.