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October 3, 2017
2016-2017 Annual management report
Categories : CRE, DGE


October 2, 2017
Creation of an Accessibility Committee
Category : DGE


August 26, 2016
Interruption of service on our websites
Categories : Divers, DGE


April 28, 2016
Interruption of service on our websites
Categories : Divers, DGE


November 6, 2015
Press release No. 9 – By-elections of December 9, in Beauce-Sud, Fabre, René-Lévesque and Saint-Henri–Sainte-Anne - 527 polling stations will be open on polling day
Quebec City, November 6, 2015 –– Concerning the by-elections in the electoral divisions of Beauce-Sud, Fabre, René-Lévesque and Saint-Henri–Sainte-Anne, the Chief Electoral Officer of Québec is reporting that a total of 527 polling stations, will be open on Monday, November 9, 2015. Here is the breakdown of the polling stations by electoral division
Categories : Provincial, By-elections, DGE


November 3, 2015
School by-election on December 13, 2015 to elect a commissioner at the English Montreal School Board
Quebec City, November 3, 2015 – A by-election will be held at the English Montreal School Board on December 13, 2015 to elect a commissioner for Electoral District #4 – Côte Saint-Luc/Hampstead. Pursuant to the deadline established in the Act respecting school elections, anyone wishing to run as a candidate in this election may file to do so with the returning officer, Pierre-Yves Bezzaz, from November 3 to 8.
Categories : School Board, By-elections, DGE


October 29, 2015
Press release No. 8 – By-elections of November 9, 2015 - Electors start voting tomorrow in the electoral divisions of Beauce-Sud, Fabre, René-Lévesque and Saint-Henri–Sainte-Anne
Quebec City, October 29, 2015 – The Chief Electoral Officer of Québec reminds the 190 000 electors of the Beauce-Sud, Fabre, René-Lévesque and Saint-Henri–Sainte-Anne electoral divisions that there are various ways for them to exercise their right to vote in the by-elections of November 9.
Categories : Provincial, By-elections, DGE


October 24, 2015
Press release No. 7 – By-elections of November 9, 2015 - 27 people running for office in the electoral divisions of Beauce-Sud, Fabre, René-Lévesque et Saint-Henri–Sainte-Anne
Quebec City, October 24, 2015 –– A total of 27 nomination papers have been accepted for the by-elections of November 9, 2015 in the electoral divisions of Beauce-Sud, Fabre, René-Lévesque and Saint-Henri–Sainte-Anne. The period for filing nomination papers ended at 2:00 p.m. today.
Categories : Provincial, By-elections, DGE


October 19, 2015
Press release # 6 – Provincial by-elections of November 9, 2015 - The electors of Beauce-Sud, Fabre, René-Lévesque and Saint-Henri–Sainte-Anne are invited to verify their registration on the list of electors
Quebec City, October 19, 2013 – The Chief Electoral Officer of Québec invites electors of the electoral divisions of Beauce-Sud, Fabre, René-Lévesque and Saint-Henri–Sainte-Anne to ensure that their names appear on the list of electors, in preparation for exercising their right to vote in the by-elections of November 9, 2015. Since it is impossible to vote without being registered on the list of electors, this verification is essential. The revision of the list of electors begins today and will continue until November 5, 2015, at 2 p.m. It is possible to use the revision process to register, to have an error corrected or to request that a name be struck off from the list.
Categories : Provincial, By-elections, DGE


October 16, 2015
Press release No. 5 – By-elections of November 9 - Mobile polling in residential facilities and at the elector's domicile
Quebec City, October 16, 2015 – Concerned with making the electoral process more accessible for persons with reduced mobility, the Chief Electoral Officer of Québec, would like to remind all electors from the electoral divisions of Beauce-Sud, Fabre, René-Lévesque and Saint-Henri–Sainte-Anne that they can exercise their right to vote at their domicile or in a residential facility. It should however be noted that in the case of these alternative polling methods, an application must be forwarded by October 26 at the latest with the returning officer.
Categories : Provincial, By-elections, DGE


October 8, 2015
Press release No. 3 – By-elections of November 9, 2015 - Reminder of the rules concerning election expenses
Quebec City, October 8, 2015 – In the context of the upcoming November 9, 2015 by-elections in the Beauce-Sud, Fabre, René-Lévesque, and Saint-Henri–Sainte-Anne electoral divisions, the Chief Electoral Officer, Pierre Reid, wishes to remind electors and candidates of the main provisions of the Election Act concerning the control of election expenses. It should be stressed from the outset that these rules are to be applied as of today, i.e. the beginning of the election period, until the closing of polling stations on November 9, 2015.
Categories : Provincial, By-elections, DGE


October 8, 2015
Press release No. 4 – By-elections of November 9, 2015 - Political contributions during an election period
Quebec City, October 8, 2015 – In the context of the upcoming November 9, 2015 by-elections in the Beauce-Sud, Fabre, René-Lévesque, and Saint-Henri–Sainte-Anne electoral divisions, the Chief Electoral Officer, Pierre Reid, wishes to remind electors and candidates of the main provisions of the Election Act concerning political contributions.
Categories : Provincial, By-elections, DGE


June 29, 2015
The Chief Electoral Officer of Québec presents a portrait of provincial political party financing - Return of surplus net assets for the first time since 2011
Quebec City, June 29, 2015 – The Chief Electoral Officer of Québec, Lucie Fiset, released today the financial reports of Québec’s 18 authorized provincial political parties and their 366 authorities, as of December 31, 2014. This portrait of party finances reveals that at the end of last year, the parties had improved their financial situation. Overall, they show surplus net assets for the first time since the 2011 fiscal year.
Categories : Provincial, Municipal, Municipal financing, Provincial financing, DGE


June 12, 2015
Appointment of the Chief Electoral Officer of Québec
Category : DGE


June 4, 2015
Impoverishment of municipal political parties - The Chief Electoral Officer reiterates its recommendation for a new permanent municipal financing system
Quebec City, June 4, 2015 – Based on financial information showing that Québec’s municipal political parties continued to grow poorer in 2014, the Chief Electoral Officer of Québec reiterates its recommendation for a new permanent municipal financing system. Today the office of the Chief Electoral Officer of Québec published a document entitled Portrait sur le financement des partis politiques municipaux (portrait of the financing of municipal political parties) for the fiscal year that ended on December 31, 2014.
Categories : Municipal, Municipal financing, DGE


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