The electoral register lists the names and addresses of everyone who is registered to vote. It’s used for electoral and other purposes specified in the law, specifically:

  • detecting crime such as fraud
  • calling people for jury service
  • checking credit applications

The open register

The open register is an extract of the electoral register, but is not used for elections.

It can be bought by any person, company or organisation. For example, companies and charities use it to confirm names and addresses.

You can opt out of the open register when you register to vote. If you are on the open register and wish to have your name removed, you can: 

Check if you’re registered to vote

To check if you are registered to vote in Camden you can:

Find out more about registering to vote and the electoral register at Your Vote Matters.

Privacy Notice 

Under Articles 13 and/or 14 of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) the following notice details the ways in which the data linked to the Electoral register and Elections may be used.

Electoral Registration Privacy Notice