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With the 2018 Municipal Election only one month away, the City of Mississauga would like to remind residents of some important information as they prepare to vote on Monday, October 22.
New to the 2018 Municipal Election – eligible voters can vote at any voting locationin their ward on Election Day and at any voting location across the city during the Advance Polls.
Eligible voters can vote earlyduring the Advance Polls:
Friday, October 5 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Mississauga Civic Centre
Saturday, October 6 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Mississauga Civic Centre
Saturday, October 13 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. 22 locations across the city
Sunday, October 14 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. 22 locations across the city
Voting by Proxy
Voters who cannot vote on Election Day or during the Advance Polls can still vote.
Voting by Proxy allows a voter to have another eligible voter cast their vote on their behalf. They simply need to fill out the Appointment of Voting Proxy Formand have the appointed voter submit it in person to the Office of the City Clerk (2nd Floor, Civic Centre, 300 City Centre Drive), during regular business hours from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Updating Your Information or Adding Yourself to the Voters’ List
Eligible voters who are not on the voters’ list, or eligible voters who need to update their voters’ list information, can do so by completing a Voters’ List Revision Form.
The form must be completed and submitted in person with acceptable identificationto the Office of the City Clerk during regular business hours.
Eligible voters can also update their information by bringing identification to any voting location in the City of Mississauga during the Advance Polls or any voting location in their ward on Election Day.
Voter Notification Letter
All eligible voters who are on the voters’ list will receive a Voter Notification Letter in the mail in the coming days. This letter will arrive in a Mississauga-branded, standard-sized envelope.
The Voter Notification Letter lists the various voting locations that eligible voters can vote at during the Advance Polls and on Election Day. Voters should bring this letter along with I.D. when they vote.
The official list of candidates running in the City of Mississauga’s 2018 Municipal Election is now final. A total of 154 candidates are nominated and running in the upcoming election for Mayor, Ward Councillors and School Board Trustees.
Voters can view the full list of official candidates by visiting MississaugaVotes.ca. Continue reading Official List of Candidates for the 2018 Municipal Election is Now Final