Ways to Vote in the Mississauga–Lakeshore (Ontario) By-Election
A by-election will be held in the riding of Mississauga–Lakeshore (Ontario) on Monday, December 12, 2022.
If your home is in this riding between Monday, November 7, 2022, and election day and you are eligible to vote, you can:
- Vote at the local Elections Canada office
- Vote at your assigned polling station on election day or advance polling days
- Vote by special ballot
To vote, you must be registered. Check to see if you are registered.
Electors with any concern for their health should contact the Elections Canada office to find out about the measures taken to make voting safe at the office or at their polling station on election day.
Vote at the local Elections Canada office
You can vote at the local Elections Canada office anytime between now and Tuesday, December 6, 6:00 p.m.
Make sure to bring your proof of identity and address.
You will vote using the special ballot process.
Local Elections Canada Office for Mississauga–Lakeshore (Ontario):
Sheridan Corporate Centre (North East Entrance)
2155 Leanne Boulevard, Suite 203
Mississauga ON L5K 2K8
Hours of operation:
Monday to Friday: 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Saturday: 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Sunday: 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Vote at your assigned polling station on advance polling days or election day
Polls are open for 12 hours:
- on advance polling days, December 2, December 3, December 4 and December 5, from 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. (local time).
- on election day, December 12, from 8:30 a.m. – 8:30 p.m. (local time).
If you're registered, you should receive a voter information card in the mail. It tells you where and when you can vote. You should receive it by Thursday, November 24. You can also use the Voter Information Service to find out where to vote.
Vote by special ballot
If it is more convenient for you, you can apply online to vote by special ballot and return it by mail.Apply as soon as possible to allow time for your special ballot voting kit to reach you and for you to return your completed ballot to Elections Canada by election day.
If you think your ballot will not arrive on time, you can drop it off at the local Elections Canada office any-time during the election or at any polling station on election day.
The deadline to apply to vote by special ballot is Tuesday, December 6, 6:00 p.m. (Eastern time).
Want to vote by special ballot but can't apply online?
You can apply at the Elections Canada office. You can also mail or fax a paper application (see contact information above). If you live abroad, forms may be available at most Canadian embassies, high commissions or consulates. Contact the one closest to you to confirm which forms are available.
If you apply at the Elections Canada office, the deadline to do so is Tuesday, December 6, 6:00 p.m. (local time).
Learn more about special ballot voting.
Assistance at home for electors with a disability
Electors who are unable to read or unable to vote using the special ballot process because of a disability may, upon request, vote at home. Electors who request to vote at home must meet the criteria outlined in the Canada Elections Act, and all other voting options (including voting by special ballot) must have been considered beforehand.
Contact your Elections Canada office before 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, December 6, if you or someone you know requires this service.