Registering to vote is easy. It only takes five minutes. All you need is your national insurance number.
You only need to register once, unless you change your address, name or nationality.
Check if you're eligible
You can register to vote at 17 years old in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. In Scotland, you can register from 14 years old.
You can register to vote if you are:
- a UK citizen
- a qualifying Commonwealth citizen living in the UK
- an EU citizen living in the UK
Update your details
You'll need to register to vote again if you have:
- changed your name
- changed your nationality
To update your details, register to vote again
- UK wide