The Assembly of First Nations is providing information and updates for the upcoming 44th General Federal Election which will be held on September 20, 2021. View the bulletin for the following information:
- The AFN is providing information to help make the voter registration and voting process more accessible for First Nations.
- Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, early voter registration and voting by mail-in special ballot is encouraged.
- First Nations and Elections Canada Returning Officers are urged to communicate to establish electoral health and safety measures, and polling station locations.
- Band administrators are reminded to issue a Letter of Confirmation of Residence to community members without a proof of address.
We thank First Nations leaders, Elders, Knowledge Keepers and citizens for their continued interest in the electoral process.