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Proxy voting

Voting by proxy is a way of voting if you are unable to get to the polling station. The term 'by proxy' just means that you appoint someone you trust to vote on your behalf.

Apply

To apply to vote by proxy complete the application form.

Emergency proxy

You can apply for an emergency proxy up to 5pm on polling day, should your circumstances have changed after the deadline to apply to vote by proxy. Your application must be received by office before 5pm on polling day.

To apply to vote by proxy, print and complete the relevant form below and return it to the address shown on this page. A scanned copy of the form can be sent via email if there isn't time for it to be processed via the post.

You can find out more about proxy voting on the Electoral Commission website.