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Organisation : Elections & Boundaries Commission
Facility : Check Your Registration
Country : Trinidad and Tobago
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Elections & Boundaries Commission Trinidad & Tobago How to Apply for a New ID : www.electionin.org/313.html
If you cannot find your name please contact our hotline: 627-1516 or 627-0745
FAQ Frequently asked questions :
Who is Eligible to Vote? :
** A citizen of Trinidad and Tobago who is 18 years of age or older and has resided in an electoral district/constituency for at least two months prior to the Qualifying Date.
** A Commonwealth citizen, 18 years of age or older, who has resided legally in Trinidad and Tobago for a period of at least one year and has resided in an electoral district/constituency for a least two months prior to the Qualifying Date.
** A Non-Commonwealth Citizen, 18 years of age or older, who has resided legally in Trinidad and Tobago for a period of at least five years and has resided in an electoral district/constituency for a least two months prior to the Qualifying Date.
** Non-Commonwealth Citizens are only eligible to vote in City or Borough elections within Trinidad.
** They cannot vote in Parliamentary or Tobago House of Assembly elections.
Under what conditions will my name be removed from the list of electors? :
Under the provisions of the act,
(1) No person is qualified to be or to remain registered as an elector who –
** is mentally ill, within the meaning of the Mental Health Act;
** is under sentence of death imposed on him by a Court in any part of the Commonwealth or is serving a sentence of imprisonment (by whatever name called) exceeding twelve months imposed on him by such a Court or substituted by competent authority for some other sentence imposed on him by such a Court or is under such a sentence of death or imprisonment the execution of which has been suspended;
** is disqualified for registration as an elector by virtue of any law in force in Trinidad and Tobago by reason of his having been convicted of any offence relating to elections.
(2) No person, other than a person referred to in section 13(1)c, is qualified to remain registered as an elector if he ceases to be a Commonwealth citizen.
What does the term “Qualifying date” mean? :
“Qualifying date” means the ninth day after the date fixed as the date of commencement of an electoral registration by Proclamation issued under section 30.