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How do I register?

It's easy to get your name on the electoral register, if it's not already, with the register being updated every month from January to September. You can now register online in less than 3 minutes at You will need your national insurance number to hand. Alternatively you can contact electoral services at or call 020 7527 3110. 

There are some criteria you have to meet to be able to register, so if you're not sure if you're eligible to vote, click on Who can vote? on the right-hand side.

Annual Registration

You must confirm your registration every year. You will receive a household registration form in late-August, to which you should respond to confirm the details of the household for a further year.

Rolling Registration

If you need to make changes or register throughout the year it will work in accordance with the statutory timetable below.

Timetable for Registering


​Apply by... ​Added to the Register on..

​11 December 2015

​4 January2016

8 January 2016

​1 February2016

​8 February 2016

​1 March 2016

​18 March 2016

31 March 2016​

​18 April 2016 (deadline for election)

​27 April 2016

​10 May 2016

​1 June 2016

​9 June 2016

​1 July 2016

​8 July 2016

​1 August 2016

​10 August 2016

​1 September 2016


Monthly rolling registration is suspended during the annual canvass which runs from late-August until 1 December when the revised register is published.

Elections and Postal Voting

To find out about upcoming elections in Islington click on the right-hand side.

If you wish to apply to vote by post for any forthcoming elections click on Postal Voting on the right-hand side.