Be registered by 2359 hrs on 26 November to vote in the General Election on 12 December.

       

Working towards true representation for armed forces personnel

Welcome to British Armed Forces Federation - BAFF - the only independent representative all-ranks staff association open to serving members of any branch of the Royal Navy, Royal Marines, British Army and Royal Air Force, including the reserves. All UK forces personnel of any rank are eligible to join and, as BAFF is not a political organisation, to take an active part in its activities if they wish. Former members of the regular or reserve forces are also welcome.

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Commonwealth or Irish citizen - voting in a UK Election?

A Commonwealth citizen with leave to enter or remain in the UK, or who does not require such leave, is entitled to register to vote and then (if over 18 years of age and resident in the UK or serving in the UK armed forces) to vote in any UK General Election.

An Irish citizen who is resident in the UK and is over 18 years of age is entitled to vote in any UK General Election.

It's important to note that you must first be registered to vote, and that there are strict deadlines once any General Election has been announced.

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