Voting in Gibraltar

Find out how to vote in the national elections of your home country when living in Gibraltar...

The following sections provide details of how to vote in the elections of your native country when living in Gibraltar, whether by absentee ballot or through a local embassy or consulate. Use the navigation in the menu on the left to find information for citizens from:

  • Australia
  • Canada
  • Ireland
  • New Zealand
  • South Africa
  • United States

Find out if, and how, you can cast your vote when elections are taking place.

Registering to Vote in Gibraltar

The register of electors is updated every four years, the latest register was updated in 2015. A form to register to vote is sent by mail to households and should be returned within five days.

In order to register to vote the following criteria apply:

  • Be over 18 years old
  • Be a British citizen
  • Be resident in Gibraltar for the six months preceding the qualifying date to register (1 February 2015)
  • Intend to live permanently or definitely in Gibraltar

European Parliament elections

Residents in Gibraltar vote in the South West Region of the UK in European parliament elections.