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Pre-examination of Nomination Papers for the 2020 Parliamentary Elections

All prospective candidates for the 2020 Parliamentary Elections are given an opportunity before Nomination Day to ensure they have all the requisite documents. In accordance with Election Rule 6 (1) of the Representation of the People Act, Chapter 2:01 On

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Returning Officers receive writs of election for the 2020 Parliamentary Elections

The forty-one Returning Officers for the August 10, 2020 Parliamentary Election were presented with their respective writs of election on Saturday, July 4th 2020. For further details, please see the Press Release in this link. Returning Officers receive writs of

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EBC stages “Mock” Polling Station

Chief Election Officer, Fern Narcis-Scope and staff of the Elections and Boundaries Commission staged a “mock polling station” simulation exercise to assess its level of preparedness for the upcoming Parliamentary Elections, which will be conducted under Covid-19 guidelines. The simulation

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Re-opening of EBC’s Offices

The Elections and Boundaries Commission advises that ALL its Registration Offices and Registration Sub-offices, which were closed to the public due to the Government’s Stay at Home Order, will re-open and resume operations on Monday, June 8, 2020. For further

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Extension of validity of national identification cards

The Elections and Boundaries Commission wishes to advise that ALL identification cards issued by the Commission that have ALREADY EXPIRED as well as those due to expire in 2020, shall be valid until December 31, 2020. For more details, please

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Temporary Closure of Offices (Extended)

The public is advised that ALL Registration Area Offices and Registration Area Sub-offices remain temporarily closed to the public until April 30, 2020. We do apologize for the inconvenience caused and thank you for your understanding and cooperation. For further

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Temporary Closure of Offices

The public is hereby advised that ALL offices of the Elections and Boundaries Commission will be closed from Tuesday, March 31, 2020 to Wednesday, April 15, 2020. We do apologize for any inconvenience that this disruption to our normal service

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Notice of Closure of our Offices for Carnival 2020

The public is advised that our offices will be closed on Monday, February 24, 2020 and Tuesday, February 25, 2020. Business operations will resume on Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at 8:00 a.m. Please see the details in the flyer below

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The Preliminary Results of the 2019 Local Government Elections

These are the preliminary results for the 2019 Local Government Elections. With an electorate of 1,079,976 in 139 electoral districts in Trinidad, there was a voter turn-out of 34.49%. For more information, please see the full Press Release. Press Release

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Be aware and respect the laws on Election Day

The Elections and Boundaries Commission is advising all Political Paries, candidates contesting the 2019 Local General Elections, electors and all other democratic stakeholders to respect the laws or face the consequences. Ignorance of the law is not an excuse. We

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