Posted Sep 15, 2010 20:39 UTC (Wed) by nix (subscriber, #2304)
In reply to: Electors by sorpigal
Parent article: Citizen Linus
The UK has taxes (e.g. council tax) which apply only to occupied residential properties. So, yes, the government does know where people live (and who lives where). It's known this for many decades, and so far has done nothing bad with the knowledge.