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All of the forms below are in PDF format|.
Voter Registration Form | - please see the table below for statutory deadlines for receipt of applications and effective dates for registration
Application for Postal Vote | - any elector can apply for a postal vote. In order to vote by post you must complete and return an application form.
Application for Proxy Vote at a Particular Election | - This is an application to allow someone else to be able vote on your behalf at your polling if you are not able to vote yourself on the day.
Application for Postal Proxy at a Particular Election |- This is an application to allow someone else to vote on your behalf by post as they CANNOT attend your polling station. PLEASE NOTE: if your proxy chooses this option the elector will not be able to vote in person at the polling station.
European Parliament voter registration forms for EU citizens (not British) to vote in European elections |
Overseas Declaration Form (British Citizens living abroad) |
Other forms can be downloaded from www.aboutmyvote.co.uk |
Statutory Dates for Applications for Registration
If we get your application form by…
Your details will be changed on…
Thursday 18 October 2012
Thursday 1 November 2012
Wednesday 31 October 2012
Thursday 8 November 2012 (PCC Elections)
Friday 9 November 2012
Monday 3 December 2012
Tuesday 11 December 2012
Wednesday 2 January 2013
Thursday 10 January 2013
Friday 1 February 2013
Thursday 7 February 2013
Friday 1 March 2013
Monday 11 March 2013
Tuesday 2 April 2013
Tuesday 9 April 2013
Wednesday 1 May 2013
Friday 10 May 2013
Monday 3 June 2013
Friday 7 June 2013
Monday 1 July 2013
Wednesday 10 July 2013
Thursday 1 August 2013
Friday 9 August 2013
Monday 2 September 2013
There is no monthly update during December 2013 and January 2014. This is the annual canvass period when all households have to provide updated information to the Electoral Registration Officer. A new Register is published on the 1 December.
Once the form(s) are completed please send them to:
It is a legal requirement that all applications must be signed, applications cannot be sent by e-mail, unless a scanned image of a signed form is attached. When your application is received, we will add you to a monthly list of alterations. Any elector can object to your name being added; if this happens, we will write to you. If your application is not objected to, we will change your details in accordance with the dates listed in the above table. We will let you know when your application is allowed.
There is no monthly update during September, October and November. This is the annual canvass period when all households have to provide updated information to the Electoral Registration Officer. A new Register is published on the 1 December.
Bournemouth's Electoral Register can be viewed at the Town Hall or any library in the Bournemouth Borough Council Area. If you would like to check you are registered then please contact the elections office on the above number.
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