Here's how and where to vote in Montreal for the Canadian federal election on October 21.\nFollow MTL Blog's election coverage for more information on where the parties stand on issues that matter to Montrealers.\nVisit MTLBlog for more headlines.\nOn October 21, Canada will make a decision on which federal party they believe will best serve them. With six federal parties offering a variety of opinions and positions this, Canadians will have a tough decision to make when they head out to vote in the election.\nHere in Montreal, we have 18 unique ridings each with their own unique issues. Keep in mind that you're voting not only for who will be the next Prime Minister but also who will represent your community in the House of Commons.\nThe six major parties vying for your vote are the Liberal Party, the Conservative Party, the New Democratic Party, the Green Party, the Bloc Quebecois, and the People's Party of Canada.\nThere's a lot of information to know and with debates, scandals, and Twitter flame wars occupying your airwaves, you might've forgotten to actually register to vote. Or, it might be your first time ever voting in a Canadian election and you're feeling overwhelmed.\nMTL Blog has got you covered!\nHere you'll find all the information you need on how and where you can vote in Montreal on October 21.\nHow do I register to vote?\n#DYK You should contact your local Elections Canada office if:-you haven’t received a voter information card yet-you received a card with wrong information or addressed to someone elseFind your Elections Canada office here: https://t.co/O0kHgppq0p#ItsOurVote pic.twitter.com/1JmDYsbzSU— Elections Canada (@ElectionsCan_E) October 5, 2019\nBefore you go to vote, remember that you need to register!\nIt's easy! All you have to do is take a picture of your photo ID and confirm your address with Elections Canada before October 15. If you've moved since the last election in 2015, this is a crucial step!\nIf you've been living at the same address, you should be good. Just make sure to double-check with Elections Canada!\nYou can also register in person by visiting your closest Elections Canada office!\nRegister and confirm your eligibility here!\nCan I take part in advanced polling?\n#DYK that you can vote on select campuses across Canada until October 9? See if there’s a campus voting location near you: https://t.co/3IKx4OyN30#ItsOurVote pic.twitter.com/e7YmqVyecv— Elections Canada (@ElectionsCan_E) October 6, 2019\nWill you be out of town on election day or are worried that you won't be able to make it out to vote on the 21? Don't worry, Elections Canada has you covered.\nStarting on October 11 and ending on the 14th, Montrealers will be able to use one of the advanced polling stations around the island to vote ahead of time.\nFrom universities, community centres, and local Elections Canada offices, there are plenty of options for you. Advance polling stations will be open from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.\nFind where your nearest advance polling station is here!\nWhat do I need to vote?\nFriday Fact: Your voter information card can be used as proof of address, along with another piece of accepted ID. Learn more on the Quick Election Facts page: https://t.co/mdujMmCNQk #FridayFacts #ElectionFacts #ItsOurVote pic.twitter.com/WDsf0fYCZ8— Elections Canada (@ElectionsCan_E) October 4, 2019\nThe first thing you'll need is a valid piece of ID. Either a driver's license or any other card issued by a Canadian government (provincial, federal, territorial, etc) with a photo and current address.\nIf you don't have that, you can show your voter information card (in the mail if you've registered) and a utility bill or student ID. There are also dozens of other valid IDs like your healthcare card, Canadian forces card, social insurance number, and even library card.\nIf you have no ID, you can have someone declare your address in writing and must bring someone who is assigned to your voting station to vouch for your identity.\nTo find out which ID is valid and what you should do if you need special accommodation, please consult Elections Canada here!\nHow do I vote?\nDon’t know who’s running in your riding? Find out by entering your postal code here: https://t.co/WMEfKkEx0N pic.twitter.com/ZyjfiCJJ7L— Elections Canada (@ElectionsCan_E) October 7, 2019\nKeep in mind that in a federal election, you're voting for the Member of Parliament for your riding as well as the Prime Minister. You don't vote for the PM directly, unless they're in your riding.\nThe ballots will look like "LAST NAME, First name" and will require you to mark an "X" on the blank circle next to your chosen candidate.\nYou then fold your ballot and give it back to the voting officer who will put your ballot in the box. That's it! Good job, citizen.\nRemember that no one has the right to see your vote or ask whom you're voting for.\nTo find your closest polling station, input your postal code on Elections Canada's official website.\nThe federal election is October 21! Are you registered to vote? Check here: https://t.co/JBhc2jZrO0 #ItsOurVote #cdnpoli pic.twitter.com/ohjocSbwRN— Elections Canada (@ElectionsCan_E) September 29, 2019\nMonday, October 21 — it's your decision, Canada!\nWant to know more about where the parties stand on issues that matter to you? Check out our Elections Platform Series!\nConservative Party Green Party Liberal Party - coming soon!NDP - coming soon!\nWant to know more about what the candidates are saying? Don't miss our Elections Interview Series!\nJagmeet Singh (NDP)Maxime Bernier (PPC)David Tordjman (Conservative Party)Clement Badra (Green Party)Steven Guilbeault (Liberal Party) - coming soon! Alexandre Boulerice (NDP) - coming soon!