From 2023, rules were introduced requiring voters to produce photo ID to vote in a polling station. Please visit the Electoral Commission’s website for more information.
This applies to 4 May 2023 election, and sets out the publishable data relating to Voter ID.
This data is taken from the Voter Identification Evaluation Form (VIDEF) which records information relating to the voter identification of electors who requested a ballot paper.
|The total number of polling station electors who applied for, but were not issued with, a ballot paper (including wrong ID shown, no ID shown, and ID rejected)||150|
|The number of polling station electors who were not issued with a ballot paper and who later returned with accepted ID and were issued with a ballot paper.||92|
|The number of polling station electors who applied for, but were not issued with, a ballot paper by close of poll||58|
Information by Ward