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General Election 2019

There will be an General Election held in the UK on 12th December 2019.

The deadline to register to vote in these elections is midnight on 26th November. 

Register to Vote 

The postal vote deadline has now passed. Postal votes will be sent out on 27th November for those who applied up to 14th November. For those applying after 14th November, they will be sent on 3rd December. 

The deadline to apply for a proxy vote is 5pm on 4th December. 

Apply for a proxy vote

Do you have a learning disability? 

Mencap and the Electoral Commission have produced an easy-read guide to voting. 

To download, click here: Easy Read Guide to Voting

There is also an easy-read guide to registering to vote.

To download, click here: Easy Read Guide to Registering to Vote

Dimensions have also produced a Voting Passport for people with learning disabilities who wish to vote in person.

How to use your Voting Passport

  1. Download your free Dimensions Voting Passport using the button below
  2. Fill in your details, including your name and how you would like to be supported to vote
  3. Show it at your polling station and let staff there know you would like support to vote
  4. If they have any questions, show them the list of your rights and help them understand your legal rights to vote

Dimensions Voting Passport