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Am I a Canadian Forces (CF) elector?

You are a CF elector if you meet the following three conditions:

  • You are a Canadian citizen.
  • You are at least 18 years of age on civilian polling day.
  • You are a regular or reserve member of the Canadian Armed Forces.

How do I register to vote?

To vote at a military polling station at a Canadian Armed Forces base or unit, you need to:

  • be a CF elector
  • prove you identity and your Service Number (SN)
  • be registered

You can register on the National Register of Electors by providing your SN during the registration process.

Complete or update your registration now

Where and when can I vote?

During a federal election or referendum, CF electors can vote by all of the same methods available to other Canadian electors, or by special ballot at a military polling station on a Canadian Armed Forces base or unit.

Voting rules for CF electors

For more information about voting as a CF elector during a federal election or referendum, click here: Voting for Canadian Forces Electors