Electoral registration changed recently, the new system is called Individual Electoral Registration (IER). You are now responsible for registering yourself to vote.
To register to vote, you must:
Other groups can register to vote in special circumstances:
Most people on the electoral register will be automatically registered under the new system. However, some people will need to re-register. You should receive a letter soon which tells you whether or not you have been automatically registered. Please let us know if you haven't received a letter by 14th November 2014.
Not currently registered or required to re-register
If you are not already registered, have been asked to re-register or are moving to a new address then you can:
You can also call 01387 260627 or email email@example.com to be sent a form.
Everyone who is registered to vote is listed on the electoral register.
The Electoral Registration Officer keeps an electoral register and an open register (also known as the edited register) using information provided by the public.