Transcript: Make a plan to vote
visual: Federal Election | Monday, October 21 appears. Fade to black.
narrator (voice over): The federal election is Monday, October 21. Make a plan to vote.
super: Make a plan to vote
visual: Title + Elections Canada logo.
narrator: Check that you’re registered at your current address or update your address at elections.ca.
visual: Title card fades. Scene changes to iconographic laptop computer displaying elections.ca
super: Check or update your registration online.
visual: The laptop computer morphs into a mailbox which then morphs into addressed side of voter information card.
narrator: Watch for your voter information card in the mail – it should arrive by October 3.
super: Watch for your voter information card in the mail
visual: Addressed side of voter information card flips over to information side. Close-up on poll hours and location. Close-up moves to advance voting days information. Close-up moves to information about other ways you can vote.
narrator: It tells you where and when you can vote. You can vote almost any time during the election period.
super: It tells you where and when you can vote
visual: Voter information card fades. Scene transforms to art card “Ways you can VOTE”
narrator: Choose the voting option that works best for you:
super: Ways you can VOTE
visual: Title card fades. Scene changes to ballot box (marked with X), folded ballot slides in to box.
narrator: Vote on election day, Monday, October 21. Your assigned polling station will be open for 12 hours (hours vary by province).
super: Vote on election day. Monday, October 21.
visual: Ballot box morphs into a calendar (turned to October). Advance polling days (October 11, 12, 13, and 14) are marked with an X.
narrator: Ballot box morphs into a calendar (turned to October). Advance polling days (October 11, 12, 13, and 14) are marked with an X.
super: Vote on advance polling days. October 11, 12, 13, and 14.
visual: Calendar morphs into an Elections Canada office building.
narrator: NARRATOR: Vote by special ballot at any Elections Canada office across Canada before Tuesday, October 15, 6:00 p.m.
super: Vote at any Elections Canada office. Deadline: Tuesday, October 15, 6:00 p.m.
visual: Elections Canada office building morphs into a campus building.
narrator: Vote on select campuses across the country from October 5 to 9 – go to elections.ca for campus locations.
super: Vote on Campus office
visual: Campus building morphs into an envelope marked with an X.
narrator: Vote by mail–apply at elections.ca before October 15, 6:00 p.m. to receive a special ballot voting kit in the mail.
super: Vote by mail. Deadline: Tuesday, October 15, 6:00 p.m.
visual: Envelope morphs into a piece of photo ID
narrator: Finally, make sure to bring accepted ID to prove your identity and address when you go to vote and you’re all set!
super: Don’t forget to bring accepted ID
visual: The screen changes to a colour background with text.
narrator: Visit elections.ca for the official information you need to vote.
super: elections.ca – Get the official information you need to vote
narrator: Or call 1-800-463-6868. TTY 1-800-361-8935.
visual: Fade to black. A large X appears with the campaign tagline “It’s Our Vote”. The tagline fades while the X flies off to settle into the X in the Elections Canada logo which appears on screen. The URL elections.ca appears on screen, followed by the toll-free number 1-800-463-6868 and the TTY number 1-800-361-8935.
super: X It’s Our Vote
Elections Canada logo – elections.ca – 1-800-463-6868 – TTY 1-800-361-8935