In the run-up to the general election, the Electoral Commission, in partnership with MENCAP, has produced the following easy read guide to voting.

The guide covers the following topics –

What is voting?
This section explains what voting is, why it’s important and who can vote.

Registering to vote
This section explains how you can register to vote.

Voting by post
This section explains how you can apply for a postal vote.

Voting by proxy
This section explains how you can apply to vote by proxy (this means someone votes on behalf of someone else).

Voting at a polling station
This section explains how you vote at a polling station.

Important dates
This section tells you the important dates you need to remember for the General Election in 2019.

Access the guide here – Easy Read Guide to voting in the General Election 2019