EU Referendum

A referendum on the UK's membership of the European Union will be held Thursday 23 June 2016 to decide the following question:  

Should the United Kingdom remain a member of the European Union or leave the European Union?  

Download the Notice of Referendum (pdf) or read below:

  1. Applications to register to vote must reach the Electoral Registration Officer by 12 midnight on Tuesday 7 June 2016. Applications can be made online at www.gov.uk/register-to-vote.  
  2. Postal vote applications, amendments or cancellations must reach the Electoral Registration Officer Room 528, Civic Centre, Newport, NP20 4UR by 5pm on Wednesday 8 June 2016.  
  3. New applications to vote by proxy at this referendum must reach the Electoral Registration Officer Room 528, Civic Centre, Newport, NP20 4UR Room 528, Civic Centre, Newport, NP20 4UR by 5pm on Wednesday 15 June 2016. Requests for changes to existing proxy vote arrangements and cancellations must reach the Electoral Registration Officer by 5pm on Wednesday 8 June 2016.  
  4. Applications to vote by emergency proxy at this referendum on the grounds of physical incapacity or for work/service reasons must reach the Electoral Registration Officer Room 528, Civic Centre, Newport, NP20 4UR by 5pm on 23 June 2016. The physical incapacity must have occurred after 5pm on Wednesday 15 June 2016. To apply on the grounds of work/service, the person must have become aware that they cannot go to the polling station in person after 5pm on Wednesday 15 June 2016.

17 May 2016

Counting Officer: Will Godfrey

Printed and published by the Counting Officer Room 528, Civic Centre,Newport, NP20 4UR 

Download the EU Referendum Wales Notice of Election (pdf)