Voter ID - What you need to know

Published: 17 March 2023

The Local Government Association (LGA) has launched a new Voter ID briefing webpage for councillors and residents entitled ‘What you and your residents need to know.’ 


It also includes FAQs from a voter identification and awareness-raising webinar held earlier this month.


Information covered includes questions on:


• Acceptable ID
• Voter authority certificates
• Temporary voter authority certificates
• Anonymous voters
• Voter ID at polling stations
• Postal and proxy voting
• Awareness raising material