Electoral Commission advice: early voters and missing documents
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For those voters who wish to vote in advance in Naxxar on the 27th of May, due to being abroad on 3rd of June, and who cannot be in Malta to effect the sworn declaration by the deadline (noon of 26 May, the Electoral Commission said that they may attend at the embassy or High Commission of their choice to effect the sworn statement thereat.
Commissioners of Oaths available are displayed on the Commission’s website https://electoral.gov.mt/OathsEN. The list also displays their e-addresses such that appointments can be made in advance.
The Commission said that the scanned sworn declaration must be received at the Commission’s address firstname.lastname@example.org by not later than noon (Malta time) of Friday, 26th of May.
Voters who, after receipt of their voting document have lost, or otherwise damaged or destroyed their document, and those persons who although their name appears in the Electoral Register published on 6th May, have not as yet received their voting document because of some special reason.
The Commission said that this includes that it is not in possession of their photograph, that they may apply with immediate effect, personally, to one of the Electoral Commissioners for a Special Voting Document.
Voters who are registered in the Thirteenth electoral division (Gozo and Comino) may call at the Identity Cards Office, Victoria, Gozo, during the office hours as below.
In Malta the voter should go to the Office of the Electoral Commission at the Naxxar Counting Complex and must present his Identity Card. Office hours will be as follows:
Monday to Friday:
from 8.00 a.m. to 2.00 p.m., and from 3.00 p.m. to 8.00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday:
from 8.00 a.m. to noon
Wednesday, 31st May (last day):
from 8.00 a.m. to 2.00 p.m., and from 3.00 p.m. to 9.00 p.m.
Nobody will be allowed to vote without a voting document, the Commission said.
For further information on this subject call on Malta tel. No. 21411689/21412347 or Gozo on tel no. 21556317.