Canada. Elections Canada

Contact Information
Office Phone 613-993-2975
Toll Free Phone 1-800-463-6868
TTY Phone 1-800-361-8935
Fax 1-888-524-1444 ; 613-954-8584
Website www.elections.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/ElectionsCanE
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LinkedIn LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/elections-canada
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/ElectionsCan_E
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/c/ElectionsCanadaE
Agency Information
Description (Agency) Non-partisan independent agency responsible for conducting federal general elections, by-elections and referendums
Legal Status (40) Federal Government
Primary Executive Stephane Perrault, Chief Electoral Officer
Funding Federal
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) A non-partisan independent agency responsible for conducting federal general elections, by-elections and referendums. 
 
Administration of electoral legislation * registering political parties and third parties engaged in election advertising, as well as electoral district associations, leadership contestants and nomination contestants of registered parties * maintenance of the National Register of Electors * appointing and instructing returning officers * disclosing contributions to candidates, political parties, and to electoral district associations, leadership contestants and nominations contestants of registered parties * examining and disclosing their financial returns * reimbursing expenses to candidates and parties. 
 
Ensuring access to the system for all eligible citizens: physical facilities * public education * information programs. 
 
Providing legal * technical * financial * administrative support to independent commissions responsible for readjusting federal electoral district boundaries
Hours Mon-Sun 7 am-midnight
Dates Next election is October 21, 2019
Areas Served Canada
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
 
Canadian citizens who are 18 or older on polling day.
Application Most electors are registered in the National Register of Electors, used to produce the preliminary voters lists * eligible people can call to confirm if they are registered * electors not listed in the National Register of Electors must provide: One piece of identification issued by a Canadian government, whether federal, provincial or local, that contains a photograph of the elector and his or her name and address (such as a driver's license); or two pieces of identification authorized by the Chief Electoral Officer each of which establish the elector’s name and at least one of which establishes the elector’s residence * a comprehensive list of all the accepted identification options and documents is available online
 
Registration can be done online through the Online Registration Service, in person at any local Elections Canada office until the Tuesday before election day, 6 p.m; or at the polls on election day or advance polling days.
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Gatineau
Address & Map
30 Victoria St
Gatineau, QC K1A 0M6
 
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Intersection Maisonneuve Blvd and des Allumettières Blvd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Government / Legal
HCSD Sub Heading Election Information
Service Categories Elections/Election Campaigns ; Federal Government Information Services ~ Election Issues

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