You need to be on the electoral register to vote in UK elections. Find out how you can register
In the UK, you can vote at a polling station, by post or by proxy. Learn about the different methods
Electoral Commission provides guidance for candidate and agents on standing for election
Find out what a general election means for Parliament. What happens to MPs and Lords during this time?
Teaching about the election? Our resources are designed to support citizenship and modern studies lessons
Parliamentary research and other useful material on general elections, including boundary changes and election results
The Electoral Commission regulates elections in the UK. It is an independent body set up by and accountable directly to the UK Parliament. It aims to build confidence in the electoral process and to promote voter awareness