Voting - how to register

Like many people, the electoral services team is observing the advice to work from home.  So we can help you with your registration, plese email any documents we’ve requested to  You can also use that email address for any general queries you may have.

Register online

Register to vote on GOV.UK >

How to vote

In the UK there are three different ways you can vote:
  • at a polling station
  • by post
  • by proxy
How you vote is up to you. It may depend on what you find the easiest or the most convenient method.
You can send your completed application to vote by post or proxy to Electoral Services, Scarborough Borough Council, St Nicholas Street, Scarborough, YO11 2HG or alternatively you can email a copy by an attachment to
The Electoral Commission's site provides more information on the three different ways of voting.


In addition to our own Privacy Notice:

To verify your identity, the data you provide will be processed by the Individual Electoral Registration Digital Service managed by the Cabinet Office. As part of this process your data will be shared with the Department of Work and Pension and the Cabinet Office suppliers that are data processors for the Individual Electoral Registration Digital Service. You can find more information about this here:


PDF icon Postal Vote Application Form186.88 KB