Elections and Voting

Who can Register?

To register to vote,you must be:

  • a UK or Irish citizen
  • a qualifying Commonwealth citizen living in the UK
  • an EU Citizen living in the UK
  • a qualifying foreign citizen
  • aged 14 or over (but you can't vote until you're 16 or 18 depending on the election)

More information on Registration (opens in new tab) is available on The Electoral Commission website. 




ID: 1316, revised 02/08/2023