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Elections Act 2022

Support for disabled voters

Following changes brought about by the Elections Act 2022 support for disabled voters has improved.

Voter ID details in accessible formats

Information in various formats, about voter identification, is available from the Electoral Commission:

Accessibility at polling stations

Additional support is provided for disabled voters to improve the accessibility of polling stations, including:

  • physical access, for example wheelchair ramps and disabled parking spaces
  • low-level polling booths
  • equipment for visually-impaired voters, including large print versions of ballot papers, and tactile voting devices
  • voters with a disability may be assisted by anyone over the age of 18

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Also see

Electoral Services

West Offices, Station Rise, York, YO1 6GA

Telephone: 01904 551007

General election 2024

A General Election will be held on Thursday 4 July 2024; use your vote to appoint Members of Parliament (MPs) for the York Central and York Outer parliamentary constituencies.

Vote in the General Election