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Canada Elections Act

Version of section 172 from 2003-01-01 to 2019-06-12:

Marginal note:Notice of advance poll

 Each returning officer shall, not later than Saturday, the 16th day before polling day,

  • (a) give a notice, in the prescribed form, in the electoral district of the advance poll, that sets out the following information:

    • (i) the numbers of the polling divisions in every advance polling district established by the returning officer,

    • (ii) the location of each advance polling station,

    • (iii) the place where the deputy returning officer of each advance polling station shall count the number of votes cast at the advance polling station, and

    • (iv) that the counting of the votes cast shall take place on polling day as soon after the close of the polling stations as possible; and

  • (b) send two copies of the notice to each candidate and to the Chief Electoral Officer.

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