Electoral Commission outlines polling days for Care homes and hospitals

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The Electoral Commission has outlined the polling days for voters in care homes and hospitals.

The voting hours will be between 7AM and 10PM.

Care Homes:

The EC says that voters in 31 homes for the elderly will be able to cast their votes on 18th May.

The Commission states that:

‘Persons who are registered as voters in these institutions as well as those who are resident (but not registered voters thereat) up to Saturday 11th May, 2019, shall be able to cast their votes thereat on 18th May, 2019;

Family members or other persons who are in possession of voting documents of persons currently residing at St Vincent de Paul or in the listed Homes should hand them over to the voters by not later than noon of Friday, 17th May, 2019’

No visiting hours at recorded at these institutions on the 18th May.

Hospitals:

The EC says that voters who are patients at Gozo General Hospital and Mater Dei, Karin Grech and Mount Carmel Hospitals, will be able to cast their votes on 23rd May.

EC states that:

‘Voters who are registered as in-patients recovering in these hospitals as at 6.00 pm of Monday 20th May, 2019, shall vote in the Hospital in which they are recovering on Thursday 23rd May, 2019 and not as indicated on their voting document/s.  It is very important that such voters are in possession of their voting document/s by 21st May, 2019.’

You can view a full list of the locations here