Voting rights of European nationals
If you are a citizen of one of the European Union (EU) countries listed below, you can register (for the area in which you live) to vote in the UK at a European parliamentary election, which is held every five years. You can also register to vote for your local council election. Citizens of EU countries other than the UK, Cyprus, Malta and the Republic of Ireland cannot vote in the UK parliamentary elections.
To be eligible to register
You must be a national of one of the member states of the European Union and you must also be 18 years of age, or more, or become 18 by election day.
European Union countries
(Excluding the UK, Republic of Ireland, Malta and Cyprus, as their citizens are eligible to vote at all elections and do not need to use this form.)
- Czech Republic
How to register for local council elections
To register to vote at local council elections go online to www.gov.uk/register-to-vote
The Electoral Services Office
Ground floor, Council House
Telephone 01922 652502