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Vote by mail

federal election


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If it's more convenient for you, you may vote by mail from anywhere in Canada.


Apply to vote by mail.


Call us at 1-800-463-6868 to request an application form.

Apply at any Elections Canada office across Canada.


Watch for your voting kit in the mail and mark your ballot.


Return your marked ballot.


Mail back your ballot.

Elections Canada must receive your marked ballot by election day.

Bring your marked ballot to any Elections Canada office by election day.

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  • Once you've applied to vote at an Elections Canada office or by mail, it's the ONLY way you can vote in this election.
  • If you're a Canadian citizen living abroad, visit for information on the ways you can vote.

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