The Electoral Commission of South Africa is conducting a Voter Registration drive over the weekend of 5th and 6th of March from 8 am to 5 pm, which coincides with the 2016 Cape Town Cycle Tour. If you are planning on being in Cape Town over that weekend from elsewhere in South Africa, please know that you are also able to register to vote any time before or after race weekend at your nearest IEC local office.
All you need to do is call your local Electoral Commission office to make an appointment. If you live in Cape Town and are planning to register over that weekend, please note that road closures will be in place for the Cape Town Cycle Tour which may limit access to your local IEC Registration Station. If are affected through road closures on race day (Sunday), we strongly encourage you to visit your local Registration Station on the Saturday 5 March between 8 am and 5 pm. Please check the road closures here.
- To find out more about the Municipal Elections 2016 visit http://www.elections.org.za/
- Call O800 11 8000 for details of your nearest IEC local office or Registration Station on 5 and 6 March.
- To check if and where you are registered sms your South African ID number to 32810.