I Need Your Vote!
Posted on March 15, 2007
WHAT IS MEANT BY THE REGISTRATION OF ELECTORS ?
The Registration of Electors, as provided for under the law, enables qualified Malaysian citizens to register as electors. The registration is carried out throughout the year. In addition it allows the Registered Electors who have changed their address to register at the new place of residence. Electors are also encouraged to check their names in the verified Electoral Rolls.
WHY DO YOU NEED TO REGISTER ?
To secure your right to vote in an election and exercise your right as a citizen.
WHO IS A QUALIFIED ELECTOR?
A Malaysian citizenHas attained 21 years of age:Is residing in any Election Constituency in
Malaysia; andHas not been disqualified.
HOW TO REGISTER ?
Go personally to the Registration Centre;Take along your Identity Card; Ensure Form A is correctly filled by the staff before signing the form; andKeep one copy of the form as proof of your registration.
WHERE CAN YOU REGISTER ?
Election Commission of Malaysia Headquarters OR State Election Offices OR All Post Offices with computer facilities in the country;Commission’s mobile teams; AND Other places specified by the Election Commission as Registration Centres.
PERIOD FOR REGISTRATION OF ELECTORS
You can register during office hours thoughout the year. (Source)