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Canada Elections Act

Version of section 223 from 2019-05-11 to 2021-02-15:


Marginal note:Inclusion in register

  •  (1) An application for registration and special ballot may be made by an elector. It shall be in the prescribed form and shall include

    • (a) satisfactory proof of the elector’s identity;

    • (b) [Repealed, 2018, c. 31, s. 153]

    • (c) the elector’s date of birth;

    • (d) [Repealed, 2018, c. 31, s. 153]

    • (e) the address of the elector’s place of ordinary residence;

    • (f) [Repealed, 2018, c. 31, s. 153]

    • (g) the elector’s mailing address outside Canada; and

    • (h) any other information that the Chief Electoral Officer considers necessary to determine the elector’s entitlement to vote or the electoral district in which he or she may vote.

  • Marginal note:Optional information

    (2) In addition to the information specified in subsection (1), the Chief Electoral Officer may request that the elector provide other information that the Chief Electoral Officer considers necessary for implementing agreements made under section 55, but the elector is not required to provide that information.

  • 2000, c. 9, s. 223, c. 12, s. 40
  • 2018, c. 31, s. 153
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