The COVID-19 pandemic will have an impact on how we administer the October 25, 2021 General Election. 

We are working closely with the Chief Public Health Officer to ensure our communities have an opportunity to participate in forming our government while remaining safe. Learn more.

Find the latest COVID-19 health resources.

Election Guidelines During COVID-19

Do I need to bring identification to the polling station?


You may need to show identification if the election officer doesn’t personally know you or you are registering online. If you need to show ID you must provide one piece of ID that shows your name, current address, and signature.


  • Driver’s licence
  • Vehicle registration
  • Government of Nunavut General ID Card.


  • Two pieces of ID: One that shows your name and signature and one that shows your name and address.


  • Enrolment card - Nunavut Tunngavik Inc.
  • Health insurance card
  • Passport
  • Citizenship card
  • Old age security card
  • Social insurance card
  • Bank card or credit card
  • Library card
  • Student card

For more information, contact Elections Nunavut.