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Revised List of Voters published

The Office of the Supervisor of Elections is informing the Public that the Revised List of Voters was published on September 27, 2022. Photo: VINO/File
ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The Office of the Supervisor of Elections is informing the Public that the Revised List of Voters was published on September 27, 2022.

In accordance with Section 23 (2) (3) of the Elections Act, 1994 and Amendments, published copies of the revised lists shall be deemed to be the Registers of Voters for the local electoral district to which they refer. Further, the revised lists shall be used for a General Election of members of the House of Assembly, and for any other election to fill a vacancy in the seat of the member of the House of Assembly representing the relevant district.

Supervisor of Elections, Ms Scherrie N. Griffin said that the current Register of Voters for all local electoral districts shall constitute the Register of Voters for the Territorial Electoral District and shall be used for all elections for members of the House of Assembly to represent that district.

The Revised List of Voters is available in select locations in each district and can also be viewed online at bvi.gov.vg/elections.

For further information, please contact the Office of the Supervisor of Elections at 468-4380 between the hours of 8:30 am and 4:30 pm. The office is located in the Creque’s Building at 216 Upper Main Street.

1 Response to “Revised List of Voters published”

  • Interesting (30/09/2022, 07:04) Like (1) Dislike (0) Reply
    The roll shows some 13,800 people eligible to vote. Since voter turn out is 50 to 60%, that means that the political fates of the Territory are decided by 7-8000 individuals, which represent less than 25% of the Territory. Not exactly what would be termed democratic.


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