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Important - for all UK citizens living abroad

Ad type: Announcement
Date added: 24 Oct 2019

- DO YOU KNOW that you now need to register EVERY YEAR to vote in the UK elections?

- All British citizens who have been living abroad for less than 15 years are eligible to vote in UK general elections, but fewer than 1 in 10 are registered.

- It takes only a few minutes to register online, at

All you need are your passport, your National Insurance number and the postcode of the last address at which you were registered to vote in the UK.
( If you cannot remember these you can find them here at and

- You can also apply for your postal vote online, at or if your postal service is slow, a proxy vote, at

- Your application will probably be confirmed in less than 2 weeks, but it is best to do this - or to check that you are already registered - before a general election is called.