There Are Several Ways to Vote in the Federal By-election

24.05.24 21:22 Uhr

GATINEAU, QC, May 24, 2024 /CNW/ -

  • For the by-election now under way in Toronto–St. Paul's (Ontario), Elections Canada encourages electors to plan early and choose the voting option that best suits them. They can:
    • Vote on election day at their assigned polling station on Monday, June 24.
    • Vote on advance polling days at their assigned polling station (Friday, June 14; Saturday, June 15; Sunday, June 16; and Monday, June 17).
    • Vote early at the Elections Canada office in Toronto–St. Paul's, anytime between now and Tuesday, June 18, 6 p.m., Eastern time.
    • Vote by mail: Electors must apply by Tuesday, June 18, 6 p.m., Eastern time, and return their special ballot by mail (deadlines apply) or in person at the local Elections Canada office before polls close on election day.
  • To vote, electors must show proof of identity and address. The list of accepted ID is available at elections.ca.
  • Some pieces of ID that are accepted at provincial and municipal elections may not meet federal election requirements.
  • Voting and identification rules are different for incarcerated electors and Canadian electors who live abroad.

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SOURCE Elections Canada