Voter ID

Voters are required to provide one piece of government-issued identification containing their photograph, current address, full surname and given name.  If you are unable to provide government issued identification, you must have one piece of identification that establishes your current address.  Examples of acceptable identification include:

  • Bank/credit card statement or personal cheque
  • Correspondence issued by a school, college or university
  • Government cheque or cheque stub
  • Income/property tax assessment notice
  • Insurance policy or coverage card
  • Letter from a public curator, public guardian or public trustee
  • Pension Plan statement of benefits, contributions or participation
  • Residential lease or mortgage statement
  • Statement of government benefits: E.g. Employment insurance, old-age security, social assistance, disability support, or child tax benefit
  • Utility bill: E.g. Telephone, public utilities commission, television, hydro, gas or water
  • Vehicle ownership or Insurance Certificate
  • A letter or form confirming that you live at the stated address, signed by any of the following:
    • authorized representative of a commercial property management company
    • authorized representative of a correctional institution
    • authorized representative of a First Nations band or reserve
    • authorized representative of a post-secondary institution
    • authorized representative of a facility that provides services to the homeless
    • authorized representative of a supportive living facility or treatment centre