Elections Manitoba Launch Mobile App for April Election

Manitoban’s will have a new way to gather information for the 41st General Election set for Tuesday, April 19, 2016.

“Elections Manitoba continues to develop new ways to deliver information and improve convenience for our stakeholders,” says Shipra Verma, Manitoba’s Chief Electoral Officer. “Our new app provides mobile users with quick access to their voting information, including a listing of candidates in their electoral division, voting location and key dates. Users can also read about and apply for jobs available during the election.”

The App is available in English and French and complements information available on the Elections Manitoba’s website. It integrates Google maps and social media, allowing users to easily share election information with their social networks.

App Highlights:

  • My voting information
    Find your electoral division, candidates, returning office, election day and advance voting locations based on your residential address
  • Advance Voting Locations
    See a complete list of advance voting locations in the province. Using location settings on your device, find advance locations near your current location
  • Employment
    Learn about election jobs available and apply directly using the app
  • ID Requirements
    Find out what ID is required for advance voting and election day voting
  • Accessibility
    Voting options for people with disabilities and for all voters
  • Students
    Information about eligibility and residency requirements for post-secondary students
  • Important Dates
    A list of all the key dates in the election calendar. Add them to your own calendar
  • FAQ
    Answers to common questions about the election
  • Contact
    Get contact information for your returning office and for Elections Manitoba
  • For Candidates
    Nomination process, information sessions and spending limits
  • Results
    Access past election results and election night results

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The 41st General Election set for Tuesday, April 19, 2016.