Acceptable Voter Identification
Things to Know
Things to know before you head to the polls
Below you will find information that is useful to know before you head to the polls.
Ensure your identification is acceptable
Identification that would not be acceptable as proof of identity includes:
Information that is issued monthly (utility bills, bank statements) must be dated within six months preceding election day to be acceptable and information issued annually (property tax bill) must be dated within the same year the election is being held.
Below is a list of resources to help you acquire the proper identification:
A person without acceptable ID but who is accompanied by another voter who has acceptable ID and is entitled to vote at the same polling place can be vouched for by that individual using the form available at the polling station from an election official.
For more information about vouching please view Section 67.5 and Tables 2 of Appendix D of The Local Government Election Regulations.