The General Election takes place on Thursday 12 December, so make sure your name is on the register so you can have your say and vote.
The deadline for registering to vote is 5pm on Tuesday 26 November. If you have not yet registered to vote, have recently moved house or turned 18, you will need to register in order to be able to vote.
Details of the candidates have today (Friday 15 November) been published here, but it is down to individuals and their parties to promote themselves and why they want you to vote for them.
Voting in person at a polling station
If you want to vote in person and are registered, a poll card will be sent to you about five weeks before the election. If you have not received a poll card please contact our Electoral Services team on 020 8207 7481 or email email@example.com. The card tells you where you should vote – you can only vote at your allocated polling station. You do not need your poll card to vote.
Voting by post
If you are registered for a postal vote you will be sent your ballot paper approximately two weeks before the election and you will need to post it back to us. To vote by post you need to apply and forms have to be completed and returned by 5pm on Tuesday 26 November.
Voting by proxy
Proxy voting means another person can vote on your behalf. To vote by proxy, you will have completed a form and returned it to the Electoral Services team by 5pm on Wednesday 4 December.
You can have someone vote on your behalf if: • You will be away on holiday • You have to work away from home • You are ill or in hospital.
If you are unsure if you are registered to vote or want a hard copy of any of the application forms please call 020 8207 7481 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Posted on Friday 15th November 2019