But people only need to take action if they weren't on the electoral roll for the Greater Manchester Mayoral election – or their details have changed since then.
To register to vote, or change details, visit the GOV.UK website.
The General Election will take place on Thursday 8 June 2017. On the same day five candidates will stand in the in the Claremont by-election, which is being held because Councillor Sareda Dirir recently resigned.
Jim Taylor, Returning Officer for Salford City Council, said: “The deadline to register to vote is fast approaching. You only have until Monday 22 May to register to vote in person, and Tuesday 23 May to apply for a postal vote.
“Make sure you are registered to make your mark at the polls this June.”
See our elections pages for more information.
UK Parliamentary General Election candidates by constituency
Salford and Eccles
Christopher Barnes, UK Independence Party
Rebecca Long-Bailey, Labour Party
Wendy Olsen, Green Party
John Campbell Reid, Liberal Democrats
Jason Sugarman, The Conservative Party
Worsley and Eccles South
Kate Clarkson, Liberal Democrats
Tom Dylan, Green Party
Barbara Mary Keeley, Labour Party
Iain David Lindley, The Conservative Party
Please note the Kersal and Broughton wards of Salford lie within the Blackley and Broughton Parliamentary constituency. Candidate nominations for this constituency are being facilitated by Manchester City Council.
Claremont by-election candidates
Stuart Cremins, The Republic Party
Stef Lorenz, Liberal Democrats
Neil Andrew Reynolds, Labour Party
Daniel Towers, Green Party
Charlotte Woods, The Conservative Party