Elections Canada

Elections Canada

October 23, 2006 14:58 ET

Elections Canada: Offices of Returning Officers for By-elections in Repentigny and London North Centre Open to Public

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Oct. 23, 2006) - The Chief Electoral Officer of Canada, Jean-Pierre Kingsley, announced today that returning offices for by-elections have been opened in the electoral districts of Repentigny (Quebec) and London North Centre (Ontario). The returning officer is the election officer responsible for conducting the by-election in each electoral district.

"An elector may contact the office of the returning officer to add his or her name to the list of electors or to have corrections made to the list," noted Mr. Kingsley. "This office can also provide useful information about the electoral process."

In particular, electors may obtain information about the options available to them if they do not wish to vote on election day, Monday, November 27, 2006, or on the advance voting days - Friday, November 17, Saturday, November 18, and Monday, November 20.



Contact Information for Returning Officers
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Electoral District and Province Returning Officer and Contact
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Repentigny Mr. Michel Carignan
(Quebec) Plaza Repentigny
155 Notre-Dame Street, Suite 31
Repentigny, Quebec
J6A 5L3

Telephone: 1-866-218-9731
Fax: 1-888-203-3988
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Electoral District and Province Returning Officer and Contact
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London North Centre Mrs. Donna Kelly
(Ontario) Galleria London
126-355 Wellington Street
London, Ontario
N6A 3N7

Telephone: 1-866-241-7804
Fax: 1-888-410-5597
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The addresses and telephone numbers of the offices of returning officers are also listed at www.elections.ca. They can also be obtained by calling 1-800-463-6868.

By-elections will be held in Repentigny and London North Centre on Monday, November 27, 2006.

Elections Canada is an independent body set up by Parliament.

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