Our registration line runs through the year. You can phone us for free on 0808 164 2005. Our lines are open Monday to Friday, 10am to 4pm.
Sometimes, we close the registration line at key dates during the year, for example holidays. The Registration Line will be closed on the following dates in 2024:
  • Friday 29 March – Friday 5 April inclusive (1 week 1 day)

The line will close at 4pm on Thursday 28 March and reopen at 10am on Monday 8 April.  

  • Monday 8 July – Friday 12 July inclusive (1 week)

The line will close at 4pm on Friday 5 July and reopen on Monday 15 July.  

  • Monday 14 October – Friday 18 October inclusive (1 week)

The line will close at 4pm on Friday 11 October and reopen on Monday 21 October.  

  • Monday 23 December to Friday 3 January inclusive (2 weeks)

The line will close at 4pm on Friday 20 December 2024 and reopen on Monday 6 January 2025. 

If you are finding things hard, you can contact one of the following services:
The Samaritans

The Samaritans offer a safe place for you to talk any time you like. You can talk in your own way about whatever is going on. They have a helpline, email service, letter service and a self-help app.

Helpline open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
Phone for free on 116123 


Breathing Space

Breathing Space is a free and confidential phone service for anyone in Scotland over the age of 16 who is feeling low, depressed or anxious.

Open 6pm to 2am Monday to Thursday, and 6pm to 6am Friday to Sunday.
Phone for free on 0800 83 85 87 



Shout is a free, confidential, text messaging support service for anyone who is finding it difficult to cope.

Text SHOUT to 85258