Yes, you must be a Canadian citizen. You must also have been a resident of Alberta since April 16, 2017 and your place of residence is located in the area on Election Day.
Yes. All voters must provide identification that shows both your name and current address. See the list of Authorized Identification (pdf)
There are options to cast your ballot if you cannot make it to the polls on Election Day, such as:
See How do I Vote? for more information
Yes, home ownership is not a requirment to vote.
Refer to the How do I Vote? section for more information.
No. You would not meet the eligibility to vote criteria contained in section 47(1) of the Local Authorities Elections Act, as your place of residence must be located in Red Deer on Election Day.
No, you may be a resident of only one place at a time for the purposes of voting under the Act. Section 48 of the Local Authorities Election Act sets out rules of residence.
It is your responsibility to ensure that your Special Ballot is received by the Returning Officer before 4:30 p.m. on Monday, October 16, 2017.
No. You do not have to vote for every position. However, you can only vote once for each candidate, and you can't vote for more people than there are positions available.
For voters in the city of Red Deer, this means that you may vote for
For Catholic voters outside the City of Red Deer, this means you may vote for
Unofficial election results will begin to be posted soon after the close of voting stations at 8 p.m. on Election Night.
Election results are made official at 12 p.m. on October 20, 2017.