Before going to the polling station


Verify that you meet the criteria to be able to vote.


Get information on your borough and find out who is running for office there.


Find out the dates for voting and where to vote.

What you need to bring

One of the following pieces of identity:

One of the following pieces of identity:

  • Québec driver’s licence
  • Health insurance card
  • Canadian passport
  • Certificate of Indian status
  • Canadian Forces ID card

Reminder card (optional)

The reminder card will help election officials find your name faster on the voters list.

You should receive it in the mail a few weeks before the election.

Voting at your polling station in six easy steps


Present your identity documents to the employee at your polling station table. They will verify your entry on the list of electors.


If you are wearing a mask, lower it for a few seconds to confirm your identity.


Take your ballots and go behind the polling booth to vote in secret. Put one mark in the circle corresponding to your chosen candidate.


Before leaving the voting booth, fold up your ballots to hide your choices, then return to your polling station table.


Detach the stubs from the ballots and put them in the assigned place.


Put your ballots into the ballot box.