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Voter ID Guides

The Electoral Commission have produced a helpful guide to the new Voter ID requirement, which includes everything you need to know about photo ID for the May 2023 English local elections.

The booklet explains:

  • How to register to vote
  • Which forms of ID will be accepted
  • How to apply for a Voter Authority Certificate
  • What to expect at the polling station
  • Other ways to vote

Download your copy below:

Voter ID - Your Guide (PDF) [1MB]

We know that some groups are more likely to experience barriers with this change and may need support to access photo ID. The Electoral Commission have also produced the below guides to support these groups:

Further resources for disabled people and translations of the above guide will be available in the coming weeks.

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