Are EU nationals allowed to vote within the UK General Election? | UK | News | EUROtoday

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The massive day is right here and hundreds of thousands of individuals will head to polling stations as we speak to vote within the 2024 General Election.

However, there could also be some confusion for EU residents resident within the UK, over their eligibility to vote – and even stand for election – within the UK. That’s as a result of there have been adjustments for EU residents in some UK elections – and the principles additionally differ relying on the kind of election.

Post Brexit, some EU residents can vote in native elections, mayoral elections, and police commissioner elections, to call however just a few. However, EU residents will not be entitled to vote or stand as a candidate in UK Parliament elections – such because the General Election.