London Borough of Croydon

Deadline to register in the general election

The deadline to register to vote for the general election on 12 December 2019 has passed. You can vote in this election if you are a British, Irish or Commonwealth citizen, 18 or over on the day of the election and registered to vote. Citizens of other European Union countries (other than the Republic of Ireland, Malta and Cyprus) will not be able to vote in this election.

How to register to vote


You can register to vote online at

Registering takes around 5 minutes and you will need you National Insurance number. If you're a British citizen living abroad, you will need your passport.

By post

You can download a paper voter registration form, print and complete and then post to the Electoral Services team at the address below.

Who can vote

You must be:

  • resident at the address where you are registering
  • 18 years of age or above
  • a British, Irish or European Union citizen, or
  • a Commonwealth citizen who has leave to enter or remain in the UK or who does not require such leave

Find out more information regarding registration criteria.


Electoral services

020 8726 6300
Address Line:

Electoral Services

The Town Hall

Katharine Street



9am to 5pm.


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