A UK Parliamentary General Election will take place on Thursday 12 December 2019
Find out the results: www.bbc.co.uk/news/election/2019/results
To vote in this election you must:
- Be registered to vote. The last date to register is midnight on Tuesday 26 November 2019
- Be 18 or over on the day of the election (polling day)
- Be a British, Irish or Commonwealth citizen.
Register to vote
If you are not registered to vote, please register online www.gov.uk/register-to-vote. It takes around five minutes to register and residents will need their date of birth and national insurance number.
Voting by post or proxy
If you are unable to vote in person at your local polling station on election day you can apply for a postal or proxy vote.
The deadline to apply for a postal vote, or to amend/cancel an existing postal or proxy vote, is 5pm on Tuesday 26 November 2019.
The deadline to apply for a new proxy vote, where a voter nominates a registered eligible person to cast a vote on their behalf, is 5pm on Wednesday 4 December 2019.
Where do I vote?
Details of your polling station, including a map, will be on your polling card.
Alternatively, you can search for your local polling station using the polling station finder.
To check if you are registered to vote you can contact Electoral Services on 020 8825 7777 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.