You must be registered to be able to vote, and there are various ways to make your vote.
If you want to change how you vote, you can now use our online form to change your voting method.
Vote in Person
You can vote in person at a polling station. For more information, go to:
You can vote in an election without going to a polling station. You do not need to wait until an election is being held to apply for a postal or proxy vote and you can apply up until 11 days before an election.
Vote by Post
You need to apply to vote by post. For more information and to apply, go to:
Vote by Proxy
If you are unable to get to the polling station, you can appoint someone you trust to vote on your behalf.
For more information and to apply to vote by proxy, go to:
Emergency Proxy Vote
You can apply for an emergency proxy vote up until 5 pm on polling day if you have a medical emergency that took place after the sixth day before an election. You must give a reason why you need to vote by proxy and a qualified person must support your application. Contact us for more information.