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1 December 2022

2021-2022 Annual Management Report

Our 2021-2022 annual management report (PDF – in French) was tabled in the National Assembly on December 1, 2022. It is now available on our website. Here are the major events that marked the 2021-2022 fiscal year at our institution. Municipal general elections were held on November 7, 2021. Of the 1,102 municipalities in elections, 846 held voting for […]

Categories: Institutional

22 November 2022

73rd Legislature of the Parlement jeunesse du Québec

From December 26 to 30, a hundred young people will take on the role of MNA or journalist and debate bills drafted by their peers during the 73rd legislature of the Parlement jeunesse du Québec. This parliamentary simulation is an exceptional experience to awaken young people to political life and the importance of our democratic institutions. […]

Categories: Democracy education, Institutional

15 November 2022

Internet voting: call for expressions of interest

Businesses offering secure, reliable and accessible Internet voting solutions may reply to our recently published call for expressions of interest (in French) between November 14 and December 9, 2022. Call for expressions of interest The call for expressions of interest includes eligibility criteria and digital solution requirements. This process will allow us to explore the […]

Categories: Institutional, Voting

8 November 2022

Congratulations to the winners of the Voters in Training Challenge!

During the provincial elections, more than 900 schools and Youth organizations had their young people take part in an electoral simulation and sent their results to Élections Québec. To encourage them to continue their democracy education activities, the Voters in Training Challenge gave them a chance to win a scholarship. No less than $4,500 was awarded […]

Categories: Democracy education, Institutional

7 November 2022

Public Notice – Intention of Withdrawal of Authorization: Alliance Saint-Lazare

The Chief Electoral Officer is proposing to withdraw the authorization of the municipal political party Alliance Saint-Lazare, pursuant to section 404 of the Act respecting elections and referendums in municipalities (CQLR, c. E‑2.2), for the following reason: failure to submit, by April 1, 2022, a list indicating the names and addresses of the minimum number of party members prescribed […]

Categories: Municipal, Parties and other political entities

7 November 2022

Public Notice – Intention of Withdrawal of Authorization: Action Longueuil – Équipe Jacques Létourneau

The Chief Electoral Officer is proposing to withdraw the authorization of the municipal political party Action Longueuil – Équipe Jacques Létourneau, pursuant to section 404 of the Act respecting elections and referendums in municipalities (CQLR, c. E‑2.2), for the following reason: failure to submit, by June 1, 2022, a list indicating the names and addresses of the minimum number […]

Categories: Municipal, Parties and other political entities

1 November 2022

Public Notice – Intention of Withdrawal of Authorization : Équipe Beaulieu – Vision Lac-Beauport

The Chief Electoral Officer is proposing to withdraw the authorization of the municipal political party Équipe Beaulieu – Vision Lac-Beauport, pursuant to section 404 of the Act respecting elections and referendums in municipalities (CQLR, c. E‑2.2), for the following reason: failure to submit, by April 1, 2022, a list indicating the names and addresses of the minimum number of […]

Categories: Municipal, Parties and other political entities

21 October 2022

The issue of voter turnout and the potential of democracy education

On October 14 at the Centre des congrès de Québec, Chief Electoral Officer Pierre Reid gave a presentation to the 7th Lieutenant-Governor’s Symposium, setting out a forward-looking approach to the issue of voter turnout. The theme for the event was “Law, Justice and Democracy.” Élections Québec has extensively studied and documented the issue of voter […]

Categories: Democracy education, Institutional, Voting

7 October 2022

The voters in training have spoken!

Simulated elections Almost 186,000 youth lived an election experience through the Voters in Training program. Between September 26 and 30, thousand of youths voted for the candidate of their choice from among those running in the electoral division of their school or youth organization. They were even able to witness the unveiling of the results live at an […]

Categories: Democracy education, General election, Provincial

4 October 2022

The election results are in!

The provincial election results are now available. View the results    Thank you for participating in this democratic exercise! These results are preliminary. Official results will be available in a few days, when the declaration of election is issued. This happens after the addition of the votes, once the deadline for requesting a judicial recount […]

Categories: General election, Provincial, Results and statistics