Local Connection Registration
You can register by completing an annual
declaration of local connection form for one of three reasons if
you have no fixed abode:
- remand prisoner
- patient in a mental health hospital
A Declaration of Local Connection can be made at any time
throughout the year and will be valid for 12 months, but may be
cancelled at any time by the declarant.
Homeless people may register at the address of
a place where they spend a substantial part of their time either
during the day or at night (or the address nearest to that
Patients in Mental Hospitals and Remand
Prisoners may register at:
The institution where they are currently resident; or the
address at which they would be living (or have previously lived).
Note - these institutions are not included in
the Annual Canvass.
Electors registered by Declaration of Local Connection under
this category can only vote by post or proxy.
A Declaration of Local Connection must be received by the
Electoral Registration Officer within 3 months of the date of the
Declaration, otherwise it is invalid.
You can download applications below.
voter registration form (18 KB)
Prisoner voter registration form (18 KB)
health patient voter registration form (18KB)
Electoral & Emergency Planning Manager
Phone: (01902) 696119
General queries to the Helpline (01902)