A career with us

Mission, vision and values

Pierre Reid

Mr. Pierre Reid

Chief Electoral Officer and Chairman of the Commission de la représentation électorale

To ensure the impartiality and political neutrality of this office, the Chief Electoral Officer is appointed by and reports directly to the National Assembly. As arbiter of our electoral system, the institution is independent, neutral, impartial and non-partisan.

Our mission

Our mission is to ensure that elections and referendums are held, oversee compliance with the rules governing political financing, guarantee that every elector is able to exercise his or her voting rights, and promote the democratic values of Québec society.

Our vision

Our vision is to be recognized for its role in improving Québec's electoral system, its leadership in promoting democracy, and its human resource management aimed at helping to create an attractive and stimulating workplace.

Our values

  • Impartiality and independence in the performance of its duties.
  • Transparency in the administration of Québec's election legislation.
  • The quality of its services in ensuring that all electors are fully able to exercise their voting rights.
  • Creativity and innovation in adjusting to change and meeting the needs of the population.