ID Required To Vote

To vote in Alberta, you need to be:
You must be a registered voter to cast a ballot. You can pre-register at your local returning office or at the polls on a voting day.


If you are not on the list of electors, you must provide identification proving your name and address to register. You can provide one piece of government-issued ID containing your photograph, your name, and current address (such as your Drivers Licence or Alberta Identification Card)Or, if you cannot provide government issued ID, you must provide two pieces of authorized ID. Both must have your name. One must have your current physical address.
Click here to see what we accept as ID: complete list here.
Still have questions about the election process, voting, or voter eligibility?
See our FAQ section or Resources pages.