Voter Registration Instructions
Voter registration will take place from 8 am MST, Monday October 8, 2012 - Noon MST, Thursday, November 1, 2012.
The following are the supported Internet browsers; please ensure your computer is equipped with one of the following before you enter the registration system:
- Internet Explorer 8 in Windows XP, Vista, 7 (3)
- IE 9 in Windows Vista, 7 (2)
- Latest 2 Firefox versions in Windows XP, Vista and 7 and Ubuntu 10 (8)
- Latest Chrome version in Windows XP, Vista and 7 (3)
- Safari 5 available in MAC 10.6.8 and 10.7 (.3)
- JAWS in IE9 on Windows
You can also review the detailed browser and operating system compatibility listing prior to registering.
Individual Requirements and Recommendations
Individuals who want to register to vote in the 2012 Jellybean Internet Voting Election are required to have their own personal email address.You must be prepared to provide the City with an acceptable form of personal identification. The preferred way in which to provide this identification is through a secure upload directly to the registration system. Please Note: for the purposes of the 2012 Jellybean Internet Voting Election you are required to provide a form of personal identification, however, as students and individuals from across Canada and abroad are encouraged to participate, identification provided in these circumstances may not be on the acceptable identification list. Visit the FAQ page for further details on identification requirements.
It is recommended that you add the email address firstname.lastname@example.org to your address listing and/or contacts listing prior to registering to vote in the 2012 Jellybean Internet Voting Election. This will ensure the email messages sent to you from Edmonton Elections (email@example.com) confirming the status of your registration will be received. If you do not add this address, depending on your email settings, you may not receive crucial correspondence pertaining to your registration.
Privacy and Security
Your uploaded identification will be securely maintained in a database located in Canada until December 2012 when it is destroyed. Check out the FAQ page for further details regarding security.
Step by Step Registration ProcessA detailed instruction guide has been prepared to provide assistance with the registration process. Please review this document in its entirety before proceeding with your registration application.
To access the Voter Registration System, go to the following secure site: https://internetvoting.edmonton.ca/
Select the Voter Registration button to begin the process:
You can also visit the Voting Instructions page for further details on the voting process.
For more information:
Election and Census Office
16304 - 114 Avenue NW
Edmonton, AB T5M 3R8