Last updated 31.03.23 16:00
If you don’t have an accepted form of the photo ID listed, you will be able to apply for a free Voter Authority Certificate which is an accepted form of photo ID.
You can apply online at Voter Authority Certificate Service | GOV.UK
You can apply by filling out a paper application form and sending it together with your photograph, to: Castle Point Borough Council, Kiln Road, Benfleet, Essex, SS7 1TF
Please email email@example.com or by call 01268 882200 to request a copy.
If you are unable to apply online or by paper form, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01268 882200 to arrange for an appointment at our offices in Kiln Road, Benfleet, Essex SS7 1TF.
Alternatively, you can get assistance at the Canvey Island Town Council offices at 11/13 High Street, Canvey Island, SS8 7RB on Tuesdays 9.30am -12pm, Wednesdays 12.30pm - 2.30pm or Thursdays 9.30am - 12pm
You must be eligible to vote and registered to get a Voter Authority Certificate. If you do not know if you are registered, you can contact us to check at email@example.com or on 01268 882200. You can register to vote online at gov.uk/register-to-vote or contact us to request a paper voter registration form.
When applying for a Voter Authority Certificate you will be asked for:
If you don't know your National Insurance number or don't have one
You can find your National Insurance number on:
You can still apply if you don’t know your National Insurance number, or don’t have one. You will be asked to provide 3 or 4 of the following documents to be able to complete the application:
Unless otherwise stated, these documents must be issued in the UK, Channel Islands, or Isle of Man.