Voter Information

Voter Information

VOTER ELIGIBILITY

You can vote if you are:

  • A Canadian citizen; and
  • At least 18 years old; and
  • A resident of the Township of Limerick; or
  • A non-resident of the Township of Limerick, but you or your spouse own or rent property in the Township; and
  • Are not prohibited from voting under law

You may only vote once in the Township of Limerick municipal election regardless of how many properties you own or rent within the municipality.  You may also vote in multiple Municipal Elections if you own property outside of the Township of Limerick.

VOTER LIST LOOKUP

Are you registered to vote? Visit voterlookup.ca to find out.

By logging into voterlookup.ca, eligible electors can:

  • Confirm or update their electoral information
  • Add and elector name to an address; and,
  • Change school support for the purpose of voting in a school board election.


VOTER EDUCATION SESSIONS

Check back soon for when new Voter Education Session are announced for the 2022 Municipal Election.

The Voter Education Sessions cover the following topics:

  • How to vote using the internet or telephone
  • Voting assistance locations
  • How to check if you are on the Voter’s list and adding electors online or in person
  • What you can do as a voter for a candidate’s campaign
  • Election campaign signs rules and regulations for electors
  • Third party advertising


INTERNET & TELEPHONE VOTING

INSTRUCTIONAL VIDEOS

The Township of Limerick will be using Internet/Telephone Voting for the 2022 Municipal Election. Our supplier for the service has remained the same. Should new videos be supplied we will update them accordingly. However, the 2018 instructional videos will still be relevant.

HOW TO VOTE

Voting is convenient with Internet or Telephone Voting:

  1. Visit voterlookup.ca to ensure you are on it, and your mailing address is up to date.
  2. Wait for your Voter Instruction letter to arrive in the mail (late September, early October).
    • Hold on to the Voter Instruction Letter in a safe place until voting opens on Monday, October 17, 2022 at 10:00 a.m.
    • You will have 7 days to vote, but do not wait until the last minute in case you have difficulty logging into the voting system.
    • Open your Voter Instruction Letter and find your PIN number that will grant you access to the voting system.
    • You have 2 WAYS that you can vote:
      • Vote by telephone (takes 10 – 15 minutes)
        • Call the number provided in your Voter Instruction Letter
        • Enter your date of birth
        • Enter your PIN
          • If you receive an error after several attempts to login, this may be because your birthdate information in incorrect in our Voting System. Please contact the Voter Help Centre/Municipal Office and speak to elections staff to verify your details in our systems.
        • Vote (Use the # sign to confirm your selections.

      • Vote electronically by Internet (takes about 5 minutes) THIS IS THE EASIER METHOD
        • Visit the voting website provided in your Voter Instruction Letter by entering the address into the address bar at the top of your internet browser (Chrome, Firefox, Safari, etc.)
        • Enter your date of birth
        • Enter your PIN
        • Enter the Captcha challenge (distorted letter and numbers) as shown on the screen
          • If you receive an error after several attempts to login, this may be because your birthdate information is incorrect in our Voting System. Please contact the Voter Help Centre/Municipal Office and speak to elections staff to verify your details in our system.
        • Follow the prompts through all contests, and complete your ballot by pressing “Cast Ballot”
      • Want to ensure your vote counted? You can try voting again with the same PIN, and if you are blocked from doing so, then you know your voted counted.
        • If you do not have access to a touchtone telephone, or internet at your home, visit the Township of Limerick during their specified voting hours, and use their touch-screen kiosk or public-access computers.
        • The Voter Help Centre will have extended hours on Friday, October 20th and 21st until 8:00 p.m.
        • The Voter Help Centre will be open on October 24th Election Day from 9:00 a.m. until the end of the voting period at 8:00 p.m.

      • If you did not receive your Voter Instruction Letter in the mail by October 11th, you will be able to obtain a new one from the Municipal Office.


Voter Help Centre

The Voter Help Centre will be located at the Township of Limerick, Municipal Office, 89 Limerick Lake Rd., Gilmour, ON  K0L 1W0


List of Certified Candidates and Registered Third Party Advertisers

A full list will appear below as Candidates are nominated during the nomination period between May 2, 2022 and August 19, 2022 (at 2:00 pm)