The agency says early registration will speed up the voting process and help reduce queues at polling stations – a key goal, given the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Voters will also be able to request a mail-in voting kit after Saturday.
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However, if they are not registered or their information is out of date, Elections BC says they will need to take additional steps – including providing copies of their ID – to fill out their ballot.
Voters can register:
- by calling 1-800-661-8683 until 8 p.m. PT on Saturday, September 26
- online at elections.bc.ca/ovr until 11:59:59 p.m. PT on Saturday, September 26
Election day is October 24.
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