Register to vote

Download an Electoral Registration Form here. (50.5 KB) Word 97-2003

Postal and proxy voting

If you can't get to a polling station you can apply for a postal (82.5 KB) Word 97-2003 or proxy (55.0 KB) Word 97-2003 vote. Proxy voting is when you nominate someone else to vote on your behalf.

If you need help filling in your form please phone 01235 540310. Please send completed postal and proxy vote forms to the address above.

Please note: A common misconception is that if you notified us last year you don’t need to this year. Unfortunately the information cannot be used again, so households need to let us know each year even if their details haven’t changed. Contrary to popular belief, people are also not automatically registered even if they pay council tax. Registering is particularly important for anyone who has recently moved home.

To vote at the forthcoming European elections on 22 May:

Last reviewed: 24 - 04 - 2014

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