Postal and proxy voting
If you cannot get to a polling station you can apply for a postal vote or a proxy vote, which is when you nominate someone else to vote on your behalf. Please be aware there are set cut-off dates for each election, by which time applications for postal and proxy voting must be received.
A form to apply for a postal or proxy vote can be downloaded from the right of this page or from the about my vote website.
If, when you have received your postal voting form, you are unsure what to do, why not check out the video below which gives simple step-by-step instructions:
Last reviewed: 01 - 05 - 2013