Can you vote by mail?

You can vote by mail if you are in one of the following situations:

  • Your domicile is located in the municipality, and you are unable to travel for health reasons. Your caregiver domiciled at the same address can also vote by mail.
  • You are a domiciled elector who is in isolation as ordered or recommended by public health authorities because you:
    • Returned from a trip abroad within the last 14 days;
    • Were diagnosed with COVID-19 and you are still considered a carrier of the disease;
    • Are showing COVID-19 symptoms;
    • Have been in contact with a suspected or confirmed case of COVID-19 within the last 14 days;
    • Are waiting for a COVID-19 test result.
  • You are in a residential care centre or a health care facility, i.e.:
    • You are living in a private seniors’ residence identified in the register established under the Act respecting health services and social services.
    • You are living in a residential and long-term care centre (CHSLD), a hospital or a rehabilitation centre.
  • You are a domiciled elector who will be 70 years of age or older on polling day.

How can you apply?

The request may be submitted verbally, by calling 514-485-6800 ext. 1705.

The request may also be submitted in writing:

  • In person at City Hall located at 5801 Cavendish Boulevard, Côte Saint-Luc, H4W 3C3;
  • By mail to the attention of the Returning Officer, Me Jason Prévost; or
  • By email at [email protected].

If you apply in writing, you must fill out a Request Form to Vote by Mail available here .

For residents living in a private seniors’ residence identified in the register established under the Act respecting health services and social services, in a residential and long-term care centre (CHSLD), a hospital, or a rehabilitation centre, forms will be given to those in charge of the residence or institution and they will be collected by the Returning Officer’s staff. You may also submit your request verbally, by calling 514-485-6800 ext. 1705.

To vote by mail, you must apply on or before Wednesday, October 27, 2021, at 4:30 p.m.

Applications will be valid for the November 7, 2021, election and any recommenced proceedings arising from this election.

  • If you are isolating, you can ask to vote by mail starting October 17, 2021, only. This application will only be valid for the current election.

Eligible persons who have made a request to vote by mail will receive, as of October 11, 2021, and at the latest October 28, 2021, an envelope containing the ballot. Completed ballot papers must be received at the returning officer’s office on or before Friday, November 5, 2021, at 4:30 p.m.

If you are eligible to vote by mail, you can also seek a change to the list of electors in writing.

You may contact the returning officer for more information:

Returning officer, Me Jason Prévost
Address: 5801 Cavendish Blvd, Côte Saint-Luc, Québec H4W 3C3
Telephone: 514-485-6800, ext. 1704