Last updated: February 6, 2019

Frequently Asked Questions For Voters

Please click on a question below to view the answer.

An interactive map showing voting locations for the 2018 Election is available for viewing and sharing and a pdf version is located below the FAQ Voters section.

FAQ Voters

  • Am I eligible to vote?

  • When can I vote?

  • Where can I vote?

  • What identification should I bring to the voting location?

  • What if my name or address has changed? How do I edit the voters list?

  • Am I registered to vote?

  • I am a Nanaimo property owner, but I don’t live in Nanaimo, am I eligible to vote?

  • Who makes the rules about Local Government Elections?

  • Can I bring a translator to assist me if English is my second language?

  • I am a person with a disability, what support will I receive at the voting location?

  • I’m going to be out of town on Election Day, how can I vote?

  • What if I am not on the voters list?

Please note, the material located on this website is for information purposes only, this information is general in its nature and is not intended to be relied upon as a legal opinion or advice.  Should any issues arise Elections BC, the Chief Election Officer, and any relevant bylaws, will determine final decisions on the matter. 
2018 Map Voting Places

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