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The Council and democracy Postal votes

Apply for a postal vote

Anyone who is registered to vote in Manchester can apply to become a postal voter. For security we require both you signature and your date of birth, these will be matched against the information you provide when you return your postal vote.

Please download a postal vote application from the Your Vote Matters webpages, complete the necessary information and either email the form to us as an attachment to or post it to:

Electoral Services Unit
Manchester City Council
Lawton Street
Manchester M11 2EZ

Please note that in light of Government guidance around Coronavirus, the Electoral Services Unit is currently working from home.  Wherever possible, please avoid posting documents to us and use electronic communication instead.

You can apply for one election, a set period of time or permanently.

If you opt for a permanent postal vote you are still be legally required to refresh your signature every five years to make sure we have a copy of your current signature. We will contact you when it is time to do so.‚Äč


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