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Here are some key resources to help you through the voting process

If you didn’t take advantage of early voting then you’ll still get your chance on Election day — Monday October 19! There’s a few things you can do before you vote:

  1. Check to make sure you’re registered on the Elections Canada site. If you’re not registered, don’t worry! You can register at your poll on October 19.
  2.  You must prove your identity and address to register and vote in a federal election. If you don’t have picture ID, there are a number of ID options when you are voting in person – at an Elections Canada office, at advance polls or on election day.
  3. Find out which riding you’re in, and which candidates are running in that riding.

Here are some resources to get you started:

Other unofficial resources:

Voting is a privilege that many people around the world don’t have; it’s also a responsibility of a citizen in a democracy. Voting is one very important way you get to participate in the democratic process. Every vote counts, and your vote can make a difference, so please take some time out of your day and VOTE!

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