Elections 2023

From May 4 2023, voters in England will need to show photographic ID to vote at polling stations in some elections, including Stoke-on-Trent’s upcoming local elections on Thursday 4 May 2023.

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Apply for a postal or proxy vote

If you would like a postal or proxy vote, please download the relevant Electoral Commission application form:

Postal Vote

Royal Mail has 35,000 Priority Post Boxes. These boxes have late collection times, with 98% of them having a collection time of after 4:00pm. In many cases these Priority Post Boxes will also have an earlier collection as well. Please visit www.royalmail.com/priority-postboxes to find details of where you can find Priority Post Boxes in your area. 


Proxy Vote