PRESS RELEASE ISSUED BY THE ELECTORAL COMMISSION: Revised general elections Electoral Register

The Electoral Commission reminds persons who, on the 30th September 2016, were qualified to be registered as voters, of the importance of verifying that their name and particulars have been included in the revised electoral register published on the 28th October, 2016.

Persons who obtained Maltese Citizenship through naturalization or registration, and certified dual nationals, are entitled to be registered as voters in this register if, on the 30th September, 2016, they had the necessary qualifications in accordance with the Constitution of Malta and the General Elections Act (Chap. 354). These persons are urged to verify their inclusion in this Electoral Register.

Any person whose name has not been included in this register, or whose particulars appearing in the Register need to be corrected, may appeal to the revising officer up to Friday 18th November, 2016, to have his/her name included in this register, notwithstanding that no prior application may have been made to the Commission for such purpose. Persons intending to appeal to the Revising Officer may seek assistance at the Electoral Office, Merchants Street, Valletta, or at the Identity Cards Office, 28A, St Francis Square, Rabat, Gozo.

The Electoral Commission wishes to remind the general public of the online facility through which one may check if one is registered as a voter in the October 2016 electoral register. To utilize this facility one needs to visit the Electoral Commission’s website ( by pressing the “Can I vote?” button in the “Electoral Registers” section of the “Publications” menu.

Source: Government of Malta.