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May 2017 resources

On this page you can download our May 2017 resources to promote democratic engagement.

Local elections are taking place across Wales, Scotland and parts of England on 4 May 2017.

We need your help to make sure as many voters as possible take part. Together we can ensure no one misses their chance to have their say.

To help you promote voter registration and provide information about how to vote, we’ve created a range of resources which you can find below. If you have any questions, please email us.

Download our resources

Scotland resources >

We’re running our successful #ReadyToVote 16- and 17-year-old registration campaign again this year. Find out how you can get involved here.

Great Britain resources >

As the registration deadline is different in England and Wales (Thursday 13 April) to Scotland (Monday 17 April), we have created these additional generic resources for GB-wide organisations to utilise.

Please refer to the resource guides for England, Wales and Scotland above.

Other resources

You can download our step-by-step guide to registering online and our Your Vote Matters logos on our promotional resources page.

Stay connected

Don’t forget to tag us @YourVote_UK and YourVoteMatters when you spread the word!

Sign up to our newsletter, Roll Call to stay up to date with our latest campaign information.


We’ve launched a social campaign that we hope you will get involved with. Often the importance of local government and its role in the lives of citizens is overlooked.

We need your help to change this. Together we can make sure people are motivated and ready to vote in May’s local elections

It’s really easy to get involved. Share images and short videos of your local community using #OnYourDoorstep.

Promoting voter registration