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16 March 2022

By-elections in the Marie-Victorin: becoming a candidate

Do you want to be a candidate in Marie-Victorin? You have until 2:00 p.m. on March 26 to submit your application. With a few exceptions, if you are eligible to vote, you can run for office. To find out how to apply, see our web page for more information about that. You can also find additional information […]

Categories: By-election, Provincial

14 March 2022

By-elections in the Marie-Victorin: voting outside Québec

Will you be outside Québec on polling days? You might vote by mail! Important! Your application must be received no later than 11:59 p.m. Est, on March 23, 2022. Then your ballot must be returned to us no later than April 11, 2022 at 8 p.m., Quebec time. To learn more and to check the requirements, visit our web page for […]

Categories: By-election, Provincial, Voting

9 March 2022

A by-election will be held in the electoral division of Marie-Victorin on April 11

A by-election will be held on Monday, April 11 in the electoral division of Marie-Victorin. If you are interested in working during this by-election, you can now apply online. Please note that young people who are 16 or 17 years old can now work in provincial elections – provided they are Canadian citizens, have been residing in […]

Categories: By-election, Jobs, Provincial

3 November 2020

Municipal by-elections may be held

On October 27, the Minister of the Ministère des Affaires municipales et de l’Habitation, Ms. Andrée Laforest, announced the resumption of municipal by-elections. By-elections will therefore be held in several municipalities, including those in red zones, on December 13, 2020. Certain municipalities may hold elections on another date. In order for these elections to be held, security measures […]

Categories: By-election, Municipal

4 September 2020

Municipal by-elections on October 4, 2020

The lifting of the suspension of municipal by-elections was announced on August 7. Today, several municipalities enter an election period in order to fill one or more seats on their respective municipal councils. If there is more than one candidate for any one of these seats, a by-election will be held on October 4 in […]

Categories: By-election, Municipal

7 August 2020

Resumption of Municipal by-elections

The Minister of the Ministère des Affaires municipales et de l’Habitation, Ms. Andrée Laforest, announced yesterday the resumption of municipal by-elections as of October 4th. The 45-day election period could therefore begin on August 21, 2020. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, all municipal by-elections in progress or scheduled were suspended, in accordance with the directives issued […]

Categories: By-election, Municipal

29 June 2020

Municipal by-elections further postponed until August 7, 2020

Amid the COVID‑19 pandemic, the Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing, Andrée Laforest, announced via a press release (in French only) that by‑elections in Québec municipalities would be further postponed until August 7, 2020. As a result, no electoral procedures may begin prior to that date in the 43 municipalities in which, as of May 1, 2020, there […]

Categories: By-election, Municipal

6 May 2020

Municipal by-elections postponed again

On May 1, Québec’s Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing, Andrée Laforest, announced that the 43 municipal by-elections scheduled for March and April 2020 would be postponed until June 26, 2020 (in French). In her initial announcement on this topic on March 13 , the Minister had postponed the by‑election date until April 26. As a result, the […]

Categories: By-election, Municipal

3 December 2019

Voters in training: small polling stations results

Tying in with the Jean-Talon by-election, small polling stations were set up for children alongside the regular polling stations. After watching their parents cast their ballots, children could take their turns doing so in specially-designed polling stations. A total of 654 future electors voted for one of four possible responses to the question “What’s most important […]

Categories: By-election, Democracy education, Provincial

22 November 2019

By-election on December 2, 2019 in the Jean-Talon electoral division: Welcome to future voters!

Family voting is back, this time for the by-election in Jean-Talon! Just like in the last general provincial election, we’re inviting future electors to accompany their parents or grandparents. The children can participate by casting a vote in our “small polling stations”. On the advance polling days (November 24 and 25) as well as on […]

Categories: By-election, Democracy education, Provincial