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Electors Must Prove Their Identity and Address When They Vote

Ottawa, Wednesday, April 10, 2013

  • A federal by-election will be held in Labrador (Newfoundland and Labrador) on Monday, May 13, 2013.
  • All electors must meet voter identification requirements when they vote in the federal by-election.
  • Electors can choose one of three options to prove their identity and address.
  • Some identification documents used at provincial and municipal elections may not meet federal election requirements.

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