If you’re not registered by Tuesday, you won’t be able to vote on 3 May
Make sure you are registered for the upcoming local elections and make sure your voice is heard.
The elections take place on Thursday 3 May 2018 and if you are not already registered, the deadline to do so is on Tuesday, 17 April 2018.
Registration is quick and easy. You will only need your date of birth and national insurance number. Registration should take just five minutes.
Manchester people will have the opportunity to vote to elect three councillors in their local ward because of changes to ward boundaries coming into effect at the local elections.
This follows an electoral review of Manchester which was undertaken by the Local Government Boundary Commission for England.
Anyone who is registered to vote can also choose to vote by post, or by proxy.
Applications for a postal vote must be received by 5pm on Wednesday 18 April 2018. The deadline for the receipt of proxy vote applications is 5pm on Wednesday 25 April 2018.
Electors have been sent poll cards to confirm their voting arrangements.
An online polling station checker is also available. Simply enter your full postcode, including the space in the middle, then pick your address from the list and you will be given the address of your polling station, which will also be displayed on a map.
A full list of candidates is also now available to view online.
Find more information about the local election on 3 May here.