Only one week left to register to vote – deadline: 19 April

Hounslow residents who haven’t registered to vote only have one week left to do so, as the deadline is next Monday, 19 April.

Published: Monday, 12th April 2021

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Every eligible Hounslow resident eligible to vote at the elections on 6 May 2021 should by now have received a poll card confirming the details of their polling station. If you haven’t received your poll card, please check that you’re registered to vote by contacting the council’s Electoral Services team by emailing elections@hounslow.gov.uk or calling 020 8583 2828.

If you know you’re not registered, you can do so online at www.gov.uk/register-to-vote. It only takes a few minutes.

All United Kingdom, Irish and Commonwealth citizens are eligible to vote in the election, as long as they are 18 or over on polling day.

If you have moved recently, you must register at your new address.

Where to vote

Your polling station will be open from 7am until 10pm on election day. Your poll card will include details of where to go to vote. 

Can’t get to the polling station?

Anyone who is registered to vote can apply to have their ballot paper sent to them in the post. To apply, visit the Your Vote Matters website, download the relevant form and return  a scanned copy of the form to elections@hounslow.gov.uk

The deadline to return the postal vote form or written notifications of changes to existing postal or proxy arrangements is 5pm on 20 April 2021.

If you wish to apply for a new proxy vote application (someone to vote on your behalf)  please download a form and return a scanned copy of the form to elections@hounslow.gov.uk

To apply visit Your Vote Matters website, the deadline to return the proxy vote form is 5pm on 27 April.

Alternatively, post it to Electoral Services, Hounslow House, 7 Bath Road, Hounslow, TW3 3E

For more information on the local elections, visit www.hounslow.gov.uk/elections

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