How do I register?

The way we all register to vote has changed

The registration system changed in June 2014. The new system is called 'Individual Electoral Registration'.

How do I register under the new system?

  • you can now register online at

  • everyone is responsible for registering themselves

  • you need to provide your national insurance number and your date of birth - your national insurance number can be found on your national insurance card or on official paperwork such as payslips and letters about benefits or tax credits. If you have lost your national insurance number go to

To find out more about the new system go to