Registering to vote - Once you're here - University of Derby

Register to vote

Students with an Ipad

Registering is easy

Make sure you are registered to vote. Students can be included in the electoral roll in both their home and University area. 

If you are living halls of residence or in other accommodation, visit www.gov.uk/registertovote . It's simple to do and takes just a few minutes.  You'll need your National Insurance Number to register, so get it ready before you start.

More general information about the electoral register

Derby students

To contact Derby City Council to check about your registration or voting at elections 

 Email: elections@derby.gov.uk

Visit: www.derby.gov.uk/elections

Phone us on:01332 640837

Minicom: 01332 640666

Write: Electoral Services, Council House, Corporation Street, Derby, DE1 2FS.

Buxton students:

If you have any further queries ring 0345 1294851

Council tax

If you are a full time student you don't have to pay council tax, while you're living in halls of residence.