Apply now for special votes via SMS or online

2016-06-23 06:00

APPLICATIONS have opened for voters to cast special votes in the 2016 Municipal Elections, which for the first time ever will be available online and via SMS.

Special votes are available for all registered voters including the disabled, infirm, and pregnant voters, as well as members of the security force and any other voters who are unable to visit their voting station on August 3.

Special voting days are between 08:00 and 17:00 on August 1 and August 2.

  • Special votes may only be cast by voters who have applied for and received approval from the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) t

Applicants will receive an SMS confirming whether their applications for a special vote have been approved. .

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