Register to vote - what happens next?

What happens after you have registered to vote?

Once you have made a successful application to register to vote our electoral services team will send you a confirmation letter which includes the date you will be added onto the electoral register.

Each month our electoral services team publish an updated version of the electoral register. Credit reference agencies will receive a copy of this monthly update.

The date your details are published on the electoral register will depend on the date your successful application is received.

Successful applications received by:

  • 12 December 2022 will be added to the electoral register on 3 January 2023
  • 10 January 2023 will be added to the electoral register on 1 February 2023
  • 7 February 2023 will be added to the electoral register on 1 March 2023
  • 24 March 2023 will be added to the electoral register on 4 April 2023
  • 6 April 2023 will be added to the electoral register on 2 May 2023
  • 10 May 2023 will be added to the electoral register on 1 June 2023
  • 9 June 2023 will be added to the electoral register on 3 July 2023
  • 10 July 2023 will be added to the electoral register on 1 August 2023
  • 10 August 2023 will be added to the electoral register on 1 September 2023
  • 22 November 2023 will be added to the electoral register on 1 December 2023

In the weeks before an election, we may publish additional updates.

If any of the details on your application are unclear or incomplete, our Electoral Services Team will request additional information and/or evidence from you before you can be added you to the electoral register. 

Keeping the register up to date

During our annual canvass of households, any changes made will show in the register from the 1 December.

Last updated: 14/12/2022 10:16