Elections Nova Scotia

Preston By-election, Are You on the Voters List?

Release date: 
July 14, 2023

Preston By-election, Are You on the Voters List?

Media Release: July 14, 2023

Elections Nova Scotia – All eligible voters in Preston who are on the Nova Scotia voters list, will receive a personal Voter Information Card (VIC) by mail. The VIC provides information about where and when to vote.

Eligible voters can be added to the voters list during the by-election when they go to vote. Voters in Preston can also use the ‘Where do I Vote?” tool on the Elections Nova Scotia website (electionsnovascotia.ca) to find a voting location near them.

Early voting is available Monday to Friday, 9 am to 6 pm, at the Preston returning office at 293 Main Street. Early voting will also be available from Saturday, July 22 to Saturday July 5 at the community poll at 2345 Highway 7, East Preston. Eligible voters in Preston can also apply on-line to vote by mail using a write-in ballot.

Early voting in the Preston by-election will be done by write-in ballot until the close of candidate nominations on July 19. After the close of nominations, safe secure e-balloting will be used for early voting in the Preston by-election.

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 Twitter @electionsns.

Media Contact:

Naomi Shelton
Director, Policy and Communications
Elections Nova Scotia

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