Get involved

Read about how to take part in the UK general election on 7 May 2015, petition Parliament, contact an MP or Lord, and find out details of outreach events in your area

Voting in the general election

Voting in the general election

To vote in the UK General Election on 7 May 2015, you need to be on the electoral register. Find out how to register to vote and take part

Contact your MP

Contact your MP

You can contact your local MP who can help constituents in a variety of ways

Contact a Lord

You can contact a Member of the Lords to draw attention to a particular issue or cause

Parliament Week

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Parliament Week is an exciting new national initiative that allows you to get involved with parliamentary democracy in the UK

Are you registered to vote?

The general election will take place on Thursday 7 May 2015. To vote in the election you must be on the electoral register. You can register online or by post.

The deadline to register to vote in the election is Monday 20 April 2015.

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