Planning to vote in the UK General Election on Thursday 8 June? Make sure you register to vote before 11.59pm on Monday 22 May.

If you’re not sure whether you are already registered, you’ll need to contact your local electoral registration office. Search your nearest office here.

Registering only takes 5 minutes and you’ll need your National Insurance number to hand, as well as the address that you’ll be living at on 8 June 2017. If you’re staying in Reading over the summer or until the Summer Ball on 10 June, you will need to use your term-time address to register so that you can vote at a polling station in the local area.

To register to vote or update your voting address, go to gov.uk/register-to-vote now.

For more information on voting, visit yourvotematters.co.uk