We use information about citizens, electors and voters to enable us to carry out specific functions for which we are responsible for, and to provide you with a statutory service.
Your records are used to help make sure that we provide you with the service that you need.
We will, based on your nationality, include your name on the Electoral Register so that you are able to vote by your chosen method.
For full details about how South Tyneside Council Electoral Services use your information, read our privacy notice:
Privacy Notice - Electoral Services
Verifying your identity when you register to vote