Published June 8, 2016 at 17:17
The deadline for registering to vote in the EU referendum has been extended.
The Electoral Commission is urging voters who are not already registered to vote to make an application before midnight on Thursday 9 June.
Voters are also being reminded that, if they are already registered, they do not need to make a new application.
Please visit www.gov.uk/register-to-vote.
Please note the deadlines for applying for a postal or proxy vote have not changed.