• Mariah Wilson

What You Need to Know About the Federal Election


On September 20th, less than a month from now, millions of Canadians will be heading to the polls to elect the new cohort of Federal Members of Parliament. Usually elections happen every four years, so with the sudden announcement of this election halfway through the current term it's understandable to feel a little overwhelmed. Without the customary build-up to voting as well as continued COVID-19 restrictions, it may be hard to find out information and follow each candidate's campaign trail. To give you a head start on your research, we've compiled a few resources to give you an overview of the election as well some information about each major party's platform.

 

Voting Information

Elections Canada has released a lot of useful of information on their website, such as how to register to vote, when early voting is taking place, what parties you can vote for, and where you can vote on September 20th.


Here are some quick links:

  • Update voter registration