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Advance Voting Begins Friday in the Federal By-elections in Notre-Dame-de-Grâce–Westmount, Oxford, Winnipeg South Centre and Portage–Lisgar

News Release

Gatineau, Wednesday, June 7, 2023

  • Advance voting for the federal by-elections in Notre-Dame-de-Grâce–Westmount (Quebec), Oxford (Ontario), Winnipeg South Centre (Manitoba) and Portage–Lisgar (Manitoba) begins on Friday June 9 and continues on Saturday June 10, Sunday June 11, and Monday June 12.
  • Advance polls are open from 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • In federal by-elections, electors vote at their assigned polling station.
  • Electors can find the address of their assigned polling station on the back of their voter information card, by visiting or by calling 1-800-463-6868.
  • To vote, electors must prove their identity and address. The list of accepted ID is online.
  • Electors have other ways to vote in advance:
    • At the local Elections Canada office in Notre-Dame-de-Grâce–Westmount, Oxford, Winnipeg South Centre or Portage–Lisgar, anytime between now and Tuesday June 13, 6:00 p.m.(local time)
    • By special ballot: by applying online before Tuesday June 13, 6:00 p.m. (local time), and returning their special ballot by mail (deadlines apply) or in person to their local Elections Canada office before polls close on election day
  • Electors who want information about the health and safety measures in place at voting locations during these by-elections should visit or call us at 1-800-463-6868.
  • Elections Canada is hiring election workers to fill various paid positions in these federal by-elections. Those interested in making an impact in their community can apply online at or contact their returning officer for more information.

Elections Canada is an independent, non-partisan agency that reports directly to Parliament.

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