Who is Eligible to Vote?

A person is eligible to vote in the Ottawa municipal election if on the voting day they are:

  • a resident of the City of Ottawa, or an owner or tenant of land in the City, or the spouse of such an owner or tenant;
  • a Canadian citizen;
  • at least 18 years old; and
  • not prohibited from voting by law.

Am I on the Voters' List?

The City of Ottawa offers a search tool that allows you to confirm if you are on the voters' list. Confirm that you are on the voters' list at Am I on the Voters' List

Adding your Name or Amending your Information on the Voters’ List

If you need to add or amend your information, you can download and complete the Application to Add or Amend My Information on the Voters’ List form and bring it with you to the voting place. This application will also be available at all voting places on voting days. The deadline to make an application to add or amend your information on the voters’ list is October 22, 2018.

Where do I vote?

The City of Ottawa's Where Do I Vote tool will provide you with locations to vote based on your address. Just enter your address to find out your voting place for Special Advance Voting Days, Advance Voting Day and Voting Day, including the address, voting hours, and accessibility information


Authorized by the Financial Agent for Carol Anne Meehan, Candidate for Ward 22