The Electoral Department is reminding members of the public that they may utilize the registration services at any of the six constituency registration centres on Wednesdays, between 4:30 and 6:00 p.m.
The centres are: Alexandra School, Queen’s Street, Speightstown, St. Peter; Christ Church Girls’ School, Water Street, Christ Church; Princess Margaret Secondary School, Six Roads, St. Philip; The St. Michael School, Martindales Road, St. Michael; the Valley Resource Centre, Valley, St. George; and Warrens Tower II, Warrens, St. Michael.
Members of the public are advised that whether registering for the first time, making a change to the current registration, or seeking to replace an identification card, persons must produce the original and one copy of each required document. Persons seeking to register a child under 16 years old must produce their documents as well as the child’s.
Those documents which must be presented in support of a person’s name, place and date of birth include: Birth Certificate (for non-nationals who cannot produce a birth certificate, the passport and a copy of the page with the personal details will be accepted for new registrations only); Registrar’s Certificate (for a change of name done under the Change of Name Act).
Additionally, the documents should include a marriage certificate, registered deed poll, decree absolute, sworn affidavit, and adopted person’s certificate.
Non-citizens are also required to bring the original and one copy of the documents, including the status letter issued by the Chief Immigration Officer, in support of their immigration status.
Documents which must be presented in support of a person’s immigration statusinclude: Citizenship Document, Immigrant Status Certificate, Work Permit Certificate, Permanent Resident Certificate, and an Entry Permit for Student Visa, Right to Establishment and A Special Entry Permit.
If the Immigration document is stamped in the passport, a copy of that page must also be presented. For further information, persons may call 535-4853, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.