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Electors Can Register Just Before They Vote

News Release

Gatineau, Thursday, December 8, 2022

  • Electors in the electoral district of Mississauga–Lakeshore (Ontario) who are not registered can still vote in the Monday December 12, 2022 by-election. They can register at their polling station on election day.
  • To find their polling station, all electors need to do is enter their postal code online or call 1-800-463-6868.
  • Unregistered electors can also enter their information online, print a pre-filled registration certificate and bring it with them for faster service at the polls.
  • To register and vote, electors must prove their identity and address. Information on the ways they can do so, including a list of accepted ID, is available online. 
  • To be eligible to vote in this by-election, an elector must have lived in the electoral district of Mississauga–Lakeshore (Ontario) as of Monday, November 7, 2022 until election day, Monday, December 12, 2022.
  • Electors should visit to find out about the measures taken to make voting safe at their polling place.
  • Please note: To offer a safe environment for electors and workers, Elections Canada asks that electors who think they have COVID-19 follow their local health authority's guidelines.

Elections Canada is an independent, non-partisan agency that reports directly to Parliament.


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