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Organisation : Parliamentary Registry
Announcement : Change Your Registration
Country : Bermuda
Change Registration here : https://elections.gov.bm/registration/registration-change.html
Elections Bermuda Change Your Registration
Please enter the following details to change your Registration,
1. Select Gender* Male Or Female
Related : Parliamentary Registry New Registration Bermuda : www.electionin.org/2580.html
2. Enter Date Of Birth
3. Enter Old Address
4. Enter New Address
5. Enter Name Change
6. Attach Document (Marriage Cert./Absolute Decree/Deed Poll) – File Upload
7. Enter Contact Details
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8. Click on the Submit button
1. How many constituencies are there?
There are 36 constituencies.
2. What are the largest constituencies?
All constituencies are designed to be relatively equal in size.
3. How many candidates can win in each constituency?
One candidate can win in each constituency.
4. How often is a General Election held?
The Premier may call a General Election at any time during the life of a Parliament which is five years.
5. Can anyone run in General Election?
There are criteria : The person must be Bermudian and over 21 years of age. They must be nominated for a constituency by two people who are registered in that constituency and they must pay $250 to the Accountant General. The deposit is returned if the candidate polls more than one-eighth of the votes cast.
6. What is a bye-election?
A bye-election is held to elect a new Member of Parliament when a sitting Member dies or resigns his or her seat. This must be held within two months of the vacancy.
7. What is Nomination Day?
Nomination Day is the day on which candidates are nominated. Polling stations are open to accept Nominations between 11.00 a.m. and 1.00 p.m. After that time, no one else can be selected as a candidate.
8. Do I have to be registered to vote?
All voters must be registered in the constituency in which they live in order to vote. Registration takes place throughout the year. If you move to another constituency or change your name, you must register that change with the Parliamentary Registrar within 28 days of the change.
9. Why does a voter have to register?
Voters must be registered so that a list of voters can be prepared in advance of an election to determine numbers of voters, and also to ensure that everyone who comes to vote is eligible.
10. Who can register to vote?
Persons can register to vote if they are Bermudian and 18 years of age or older, or non-Bermudian Commonwealth citizens who were registered to vote on 1st May 1976.
11. How can I tell if I am registered?
Registration lists are always on display at all post offices, police stations, the library, and the Parliamentary Registry.
12. Can I vote if I will be off the island or in hospital on polling day?
Persons who expect to be off the island or in hospital on polling day, may vote at an advanced poll approximately one week before. Certificates of intended absence or incapacity are required.
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Phone: 441 293-VOTE (8683)
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