May 2021 elections: Supporting prisoners in Scotland to register to vote

Downloadable guide for supporting prisoners to register

Convicted prisoners who are serving a sentence of 12 months or less in a UK prison, who would normally be resident in Scotland, are eligible to vote in the Scottish Parliament election on 6 May 2021.

This guide has been created to help professionals who work with prisoners to support them with registering to vote in the election.


Last updated:
Next review: 3 March 2022