Check where to vote on election day

Voter registration for the 29 May 2024 election has now closed but you can use this tool to check where to vote on election day, if you are a registered voter.

If you are here to find out about Special Votes or about choosing an alternative voting station at which to vote on election day, please complete this process.

Special Vote applications opened on 15 April 2024 and close on 3 May 2024.

If you are a South African living overseas, or travelling overseas over the election period in May, you may complete a VEC 10 form to vote at your closest South African foreign mission over here. Note that overseas elections are on 17 or 18 May, depending on the country.

Find the answers to frequently asked questions, below.

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Frequently asked questions

  • Is there going to be another voter registration weekend?
  • When are the elections?
  • What if my address is missing or incomplete on the voters’ roll?
  • Can I check where my family member/friend/partner is voting?
  • Will I be able to vote online?
  • Do I need to take any proof of residence?
  • My ID book is in my maiden name but my married name appears on the voters' roll. Is that a problem?
  • I've lost my registration slip/sticker I received during registration. Will I still be able to vote?
  • An IEC official told me my name does not appear on the voters’ roll, what should I do?
  • Can I vote on behalf of someone who is unable to get to their voting station?
  • Is there assistance for people with disabilities?
  • I am blind. Can someone help me at the voting station?
  • How can I find out the results of the by-elections?
  • Unable to stand for long in a queue?
  • What if I can’t vote on election day?