Registered to Vote?

On Thursday 18 September 2014 there will be a referendum on independence for Scotland. A referendum asks you to vote yes or no to a proposal. At this referendum the question will be:

‘Should Scotland be an independent country?’

How do I vote in the referendum?

To vote in the referendum you will need to be aged 16 or over on 18 September 2014 and living in Scotland. You must also be a British, qualifying Commonwealth or European Union citizen.

To vote in this referendum, you must be registered to vote by 2 September 2014.

Are you registered to vote? Are you sure?

To find out more about how to register and the different ways of voting in the referendum, visit

The prize is a better country for the people of Scotland. And that’s only 79 days away.