We will be retiring the student voter registration service on 31 July 2023. Only existing subscribers and participating local authorities will have access to the service until then, we are not accepting new sign ups.
Promoting your students’ civic engagement and encouraging them to take part in democratic processes is an important part of your organisation’s wider role in preparing them for their future lives.
Registration with the Office for Students requires English higher education (HE) providers to take steps to facilitate the electoral registration of students.
To register students to vote, institutions need to liaise with the electoral registrars where their students live. This can be complex for individual institutions to administer, particularly when multiple electoral registrars are involved.