You are eligible to vote in the 2017 General Election if you:
Remember you need to bring identification that shows your name and current address. See Authorized Identification (pdf) for a full list of acceptable ID.
A student is someone who:
If you are only living in Red Deer temporarily (e.g. just for the school year) and you normally live in another community, plan to return home to vote or contact your home municipality for other voting options.
In order to vote, you must bring identification that shows both your name and current address.
Not sure if you have the right ID? Review the Authorized Identification (pdf) list to check.
Use the Find My Station search engine to find out where to vote in Red Deer.
Download maps and the listing of voting stations below:
City of Red Deer Voting Stations List (pdf)
City of Red Deer Voting Subdivision Map (pdf)
Highway 11 Ward Voting Stations List (pdf)
Highway 11 Ward Voting Subdivision Map (pdf)
Red Deer Area Ward Voting Stations List (pdf)
Red Deer Area Ward Voting Subdivision Map (pdf)
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If you are working on Election Day you must have 3 consecutive hours to vote, during the hours that voting stations are open. See section 58 of the Local Authorities Election Act for more information.
Voting stations are open from 10 a.m. until 8 p.m. on Monday, October 16.
You can still cast your ballot even if you cannot make it to your voting station on Election Day.
Advance Votes within the the city of Red Deer offer technology that lets a person with a visual impairment vote independently.
You may vote by Special Ballot if you:
Requests for a Special Ballot can be made by:
Ballots will be mailed to voters after close of nominations, on September 19, 2017.
Special Ballots must be received by the Returning Officer before 4:30 p.m. on Monday, October 16, 2017.
If you are a person with a physical disability and cannot attend any of the Advance Vote dates or Election Day, you can make use of the At-Home Vote. At-Home Voting can also be used if you are dependent on accessible transportation (Action Bus).
The At-Home Vote is available the same dates as the Advance Vote and must be booked in advance.
Voters requiring this service can Contact Us to apply.
Voting stations will be set up in nursing homes, long-term care facilities, hospitals and similar facilities for the purpose of taking resident's votes. Contact Us for more information.