You can apply to be on the electoral roll as soon as you are 16. You can then vote when you turn 18.
Being registered to vote helps with your credit rating, mortgage applications, loans, mobile phone contracts etc. as many companies use the electoral register to check applications.
It is FREE and easy to register.
Come and find out more from the Kirklees Council elections team.
They will be in college as follows:
- Tuesday 7th October – Dewsbury Centre – near the lift in reception area - 10am-2pm
- Thursday 9th October – Huddersfield Centre – atrium near the careers centre shop - 10am-2pm