Application Form for Postal ballot in General Election 2018
ELECTION COMMISSION OF PAKISTAN (ECP) has issued an PRESS RELEASE dated Islamabad the 7th June, 2018. According to this the ECP has fixed the last date for receipt of application form for postal ballot 2018.
Last Date for Receipt for Application
The Election Commission has fixed the last date for receipt of applications for postal ballot papers for general elections to the National Assembly and the Provincial Assemblies as 5th July, 2018.
Who Are Eligible to Send Post Ballot?
This facility, under the law, has been extended to the following persons in Government service, members of Armed Forces, their wives and such of their children as are registered voters and ordinarily reside with them provided they are stationed at a place other than the place in which their constituency is situated, persons with any physical disability who are unable to travel and hold a National Identity Card with a logo for physical disability issued by the National Database and Registration Authority and the Persons who are detained in prison or held in custody are also entitled to vote by postal ballot.
- Government Employees
- Armed Forces members
- Disable Person
For Polling Duty Staff Last Date for Application is 10th July 2018
2. The last date in this behalf for such polling personnel and police personnel as are posted at a polling station other than one at which they are entitled to cast their vote, has been fixed as 10th July, 2018. Persons who are appointed to act as Presiding Officers, Assistant Presiding Officers and Polling Officers and the Police Personnel who are assigned duties at the polling stations, are advised to apply for postal ballot by the 10th July, 2018 by which time their appointments as polling personnel are expected to have been finalized and the fact of their appointment indicated to them.
Postal Ballot Application Form
3. Applications for postal ballot shall be made on the prescribed Form available on ECP Website www.ecp.gov.pk or may be obtained from the Returning Officer concerned of the constituency. Application Forms for postal ballot can be obtained from the Returning Officer.
Postal Ballot Issuance
4. The voters to whom postal ballots are issued will not be entitled to vote in person at the polling stations.
5. The application shall be forwarded/endorsed by the office/ department of the voter concerned to guard against unauthorized person applying for postal ballot.