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Where and When do I Vote?

When and where can I vote?

Election Day

Vote on Oct. 22 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. There are several voting locations to make voting on Election day as easy and convenient as possible. Enter your address below to find out where you can vote on Election Day.

Student Voters

Students may vote in the municipality where they are temporarily residing while attending school as well as at  their permanent home in a different municipality, provided that he or she does not intend to change his/her permanent home. 

  • On Campus Students - Vote at Wilfrid Laurier University in the Concourse or at the University of Waterloo at the Davis Centre.
  • Off Campus Students - Enter your address below to find out where you can vote on Election Day.


Advance Voting

These polls are open to all eligible voters, who can vote on any of the following days/locations:



Saturday, October 6

Waterloo City Centre*

10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Wednesday, October 10 Waterloo City Centre* 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Wednesday, October 10 RIM Park 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Thursday, October 11 Waterloo Memorial Recreation Complex 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Saturday, October 13 Waterloo Public Library John Harper Branch 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.










*Although all voting locations are accessible, accessible voting equipment will be available at The Waterloo City Centre advance voting location on both advance vote dates.  This equipment allows people who are blind or have low vision, people with physical disabilities and people with reading and writing difficulties to vote independently.  Election staff will be trained in the use of this equipment and will be available to provide assistance. Voters with disabilities are encouraged to vote at advance voting locations where assistance is available. Furthermore, an interpreter will be available during a set time period for those requiring the services of a sign language interpreter.

Are you registered to vote?

Voting is quick and easy if you are already on the list. Visit our Voters' List page to confirm your information is accurate or to register to vote.

What identification do I need to vote?

All voters should bring proof of identification showing name and address. See here for a list of acceptable forms of ID. Failing that, you can also sign a legal declaration form at the voting place that confirms your voting eligibility (that you are a Canadian citizen, over the age of 18, and currently reside in the City of Waterloo).

More information

For additional information please contact:  

Office of the City Clerk
Legislative Services

City of Waterloo
100 Regina St. S.
PO Box 337, Station Waterloo
Waterloo, Ont.
N2J 4A8
TTY. 1-866-786-3941