Get a postal vote

Have you ever not used your vote because:

  • Something cropped up at the last minute?
  • You got stuck at work?
  • A family crisis happened?
  • You were ill?
  • You forgot it was polling day?

Have you ever considered voting by post? It’s now very easy and it means that you can vote from the comfort of your own home and in good time. Elections are very important and having a postal votes means that you can have your say without worrying about all those little things that might crop up at the last minute on election day.
You can choose either to vote by post or to appoint someone else - a proxy - to vote on your behalf.
All you need to do is contact either the council or ourselves and we will send you a postal vote application form. Simply complete this and return it to the council. If you need any help, please feel free to give us a call or go to for more information or to download a form.
Simply print the form out, complete the details and send it to the local Electoral Registration Officer at the local council's offices.
Birmingham City Council
150 Great Charlotte Street, Birmingham, B3 3HS
Tel: 0121 303 2736