Election Information

The general election will take place on Thursday 2 May 2019. To vote in an election you must be on the electoral register. You can register online or by post.


You need to be on the electoral register to vote in elections and referendums - GOV.UK


You need to register before you can vote in the UK elections, including the general election that will take place on Thursday 2 May 2019. We would strongly encourage everyone to register as soon as possible. The different ways you can register to vote are listed below.


Register Online
Visit the UK Government website to fill in a simple online form:

GOV.UK: Register online
You will need your National Insurance number (if you have one).


Register by post
Print off a form and send it to your local Electoral Registration Office:

GOV.UK: Voter registration forms (paper versions)


Alternatively, you can contact your local Electoral Registration Office and ask them to post a form to you:

GOV.UK: Contact your local Electoral Registration Office


Awareness Session
The Election Team at Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council host Awareness Raising sessions for anyone thinking of standing as a Parish Councillor, but not quite sure what it entails.


Please call the Parish Council offices on 01287 623477 for further details.