Elections Nova Scotia

Pictou West By-election Reminders

Release date: 
May 17, 2024

Pictou West By-election Reminders

Media Release: May 17, 2024

Elections Nova Scotia – Voters in Pictou West are reminded that there are extended hours for early voting in the by-election until 8 pm today, Friday, May 17, 2024. The returning office and advance poll are open today from 9 am – 8 pm.

Tomorrow, Saturday, May 18 is the last day for voters in Pictou West to take advantage of the advance poll voting location at the Union Centre Community Hall, 1 Salter Road, Union Centre.

Voters in Pictou West should remember to bring their Voter Information Card (VIC) and ID when they go to vote but these are not necessary. Eligible voters can register when they vote and take an oath to attest to their eligibility if they do not have current ID.

Voters in Pictou West who applied to vote by write-in ballot are reminded to return their completed ballot to be counted by 8 pm on election day, Tuesday, May 21, 2024. Voters can return their completed write-in ballot in-person to the returning office, 49 Pine Tree Road, or have an agent return it on their behalf.

Voters in Pictou West that have questions about the by-election can call the returning office at 1-888-575-8901.

Elections Nova Scotia is a non-partisan and independent agency responsible for conducting provincial elections. For more information, please visit electionsnovascotia.ca or follow us on Facebook and X (Twitter) @electionsns.

Media Contact:

Naomi Shelton
Director, Policy and Communications
Elections Nova Scotia

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