Voting Hours Across Canada
The hours of voting on election day, for a general election, have been staggered so that the majority of results are available at approximately the same time across the country.
|Time zone||Voting hours (local time)|
|Newfoundland Time||8:30 a.m. – 8:30 p.m.|
|Atlantic Time||8:30 a.m. – 8:30 p.m.|
|Eastern Time||9:30 a.m. – 9:30 p.m.|
|Central Time*||8:30 a.m. – 8:30 p.m.|
|Mountain Time*||7:30 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.|
|Pacific Time||7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.|
*In Saskatchewan, when daylight saving time is in effect for the rest of the country, voting hours are from 7:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. (local time).