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Elections Nova Scotia recognizes the media's valuable role in communicating the election process to the public.

Media Contact

Naomi Shelton

Director, Policy & Communications

Naomi.Shelton@novascotia.ca

902.424.3275

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News

May 23, 2024
Pictou West By-election Official Addition Media Release: May 23, 2024 Elections Nova Scotia – Official addition results for the Pictou West by-election are now on the Elections Nova Scotia website (electionsnovascotia.ca). Marco MacLeod, Progressive Conservative...
May 22, 2024
Financial Reporting Deadlines for the Pictou West By-election Media Release: May 22, 2024 Elections Nova Scotia – Elections Nova Scotia reminds candidates, registered political parties, and third party advertisers from the Pictou West by-election held on Tuesday, May 21,...
May 22, 2024
Official Addition Tomorrow Media Release: May 22, 2024 Elections Nova Scotia – The official addition for the Pictou West by-election will begin tomorrow, Thursday May 23 at 10:00 am, at the returning office. The deadline for application to a judge for a recount is four...
May 21, 2024
Voting is Closed for Pictou West By-election Media Release: May 21, 2024 Elections Nova Scotia – All voting for the Pictou West By-election is now closed. follow this link for the live feed results , which are available on the ENS website. The use of Elections Nova...
May 21, 2024
Election Day Voting has Begun for the Pictou West By-election Media Release: May 21, 2024 Elections Nova Scotia – Today, Tuesday, May 21, 2024, is election day in the electoral district of Pictou West. Election day polls are open from 8 am – 8 pm. To be eligible to vote in...
May 21, 2024
Unofficial Results for the Pictou West By-election Media Release: May 21, 2024 Elections Nova Scotia – The unofficial results are now complete for the Pictou West By-election. The following indicates the number of votes received by each nominated candidate: Clare Brett,...
May 21, 2024
Write-in Ballot Reminder Media Release: May 21, 2024 Elections Nova Scotia – Voters who have applied to vote by write-in ballot in the Pictou West by-election are reminded to return their completed write-in ballot before the close of polls tonight at 8 pm. To be accepted in...
May 20, 2024
Early Voting Available Today for the Pictou West By-election Media Release: May 20, 2024 Elections Nova Scotia – Early voting for the Pictou West by-election is open today on the Victoria Day holiday, Monday, May 20 from 9 am – 6 pm. Voters can cast their ballot today on the...
May 20, 2024
Tomorrow is Election Day in Pictou West Media Release: May 20, 2024 Elections Nova Scotia – Tomorrow, Tuesday, May 21, 2024, is election day in the electoral district of Pictou West. All election day polls and the returning office will be open for voting from 8 am – 8 pm....
May 17, 2024
Media Release: May 17, 2024 Elections Nova Scotia – Early voting for the Pictou West by-election is available on the Victoria Day holiday weekend. Voters in Pictou West can vote at the returning office or advance poll on Saturday, May 18, from 9 am – 6 pm. Saturday, May 18,...
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...
May 16, 2024
Write-in Ballot Reminder Media Release: May 16, 2024 Elections Nova Scotia – Voters in Pictou West who have applied to vote by write-in ballot for the by-election are reminded to return their completed ballot to be counted. To count in the by-election, all completed write-in...
May 16, 2024
Extended hours for Early Voting in the Pictou West By-election Media Release: May 16, 2024 Elections Nova Scotia – The Pictou West by-election has extended hours for early voting until 8 pm today Thursday May 16 and tomorrow Friday May 17, 2024. The returning office and...
May 15, 2024
Media Release: May 15, 2024 Elections Nova Scotia – All registered voters in Pictou West should have received a personalized voter information card (VIC) in the mail for the current by-election. VICs include information on where and when to vote. Voters in Pictou West should...
May 14, 2024
One Week Remaining in the Pictou West By-election Media Release: May 14, 2024 Elections Nova Scotia – There is just one week remaining in the Pictou West by-election. Election day is Tuesday, May 21, 2024. Voters are encouraged to take advantage of early voting options...
May 13, 2024
Media Release: May 13, 2024 Elections Nova Scotia – Election day for the Pictou West by-election is Tuesday, May 21, 2024. Voters in Pictou West can vote before election day at either the returning office or advance poll. Early voting is available Monday to Saturday, 9 am to...
May 10, 2024
Deadline Tomorrow to Apply On-line to Vote by Mail in the Pictou West By-election Media Release: May 10, 2024 Elections Nova Scotia – There is one day remaining for voters in Pictou West to apply on-line to vote by mail using a write-in ballot for the current by-election....
May 10, 2024
The Pictou West By-election Advance poll Begins TomorrowMedia Release: May 10, 2024 Elections Nova Scotia – The advance poll for the Pictou West by-election will open tomorrow, Saturday, May 11, at the Union Centre Community Hall, 1 Salter Road, Union Centre. The advance poll...
May 9, 2024
Bring ID When You Vote in the Pictou West By-election Media Release: May 9, 2024 Elections Nova Scotia – Voters in Pictou West should bring their Voter Information Card (VIC) and ID with their name and current address when they vote in the by-election. Having a VIC and ID...
May 8, 2024
Newly Designed Voter Information Cards (VIC) for the Pictou West By-election Media Release: May 8, 2024 Elections Nova Scotia – Registered voters in the electoral district of Pictou West received a personal Voter Information Card (VIC) in the mail last week with information on...