To help reduce the spread of COVID-19, Toronto Elections is offering Mail-in Voting as an alternative option to in-person voting for the Councillor Ward 22 Scarborough-Agincourt by-election.
Eligible voters can apply to Vote by Mail starting today, December 2, until 4 p.m. on December 22, by visiting here . All the required Mail-in Voting materials, including the completed ballot and signed declaration form must be received by 6 p.m. on January 15, 2021.
When the Mail-in Voting application is approved, the eligible voter will be mailed a package that includes:
After completing all the necessary steps, the Mail-in Voting package should be returned immediately. All packages must be received by 6 p.m. on January 15, 2021, by mail or hand delivered to one of the drop boxes at the following locations listed below starting January 8 until 6 p.m., January 15, 2021:
Eligible voters can apply and check the status of their package throughout the process by visiting here .
Residents without Internet access who would like to Vote by Mail can call 311.
Voters’ List and MyVote
Beginning December 2, all eligible voters are encouraged to ensure they are on the voters’ list by visiting here .
Eligible voters can enter their Ward 22 Scarborough-Agincourt address into MyVote to:
Appoint a Voting Proxy
If an eligible voter is unable to vote for any reason on any of the available voting days either in-person or by applying to Vote by Mail , they may appoint another eligible voter to vote on their behalf.
Beginning December 2, eligible voters can request a Voting Proxy Appointment form. Forms can be either emailed or mailed by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 311.
Certification of Voting Proxy Appointment forms will be done at 89 Northline Rd., by appointment only.
More information about the Ward 22 Scarborough-Agincourt by-election can be found on the Toronto Elections website .
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