Student Voting 101: What you need to know for the September 20th, 2021 Election

By Aislyn Sax, OPIRG McMaster

Ways to Vote

What to Bring to Vote


  • Option 1:

    You need to prove your identity and address. Most electors bring ONE government ID with

    • Picture
    • Full Name
    • Address that matches the riding

    Ex. Driver’s License, Passport

  • Option 2:

    If you don’t have one ID with all the requirements bring 2. Each must have your name, and one with your current address. Ex. student card and utility bill

  • Option 3:

    If you forgot your ID or don’t have the right ones. You can also have someone ASSIGNED to your polling place VOUCH for you. They must confirm your name and address. You can just write them down as your ID.