Guyana Elections Commission

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Roles & Responsibilities of the Returning Officer

A Returning Officer shall be appointed to each Local Authority Area under the authority of the Elections Commission. He /she shall be responsible for the administration of the Local Government Elections in his/her Local Authority Area.

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Application for Proxy
Deadline: 2nd November, 2018

On Monday, October 15, 2018, the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) commenced accepting applications for proxies for voting at Local Government Elections.

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Vacancies: Temporary Field Staff
Deadline: 30th September, 2018

Vacancies exist for:

  1. Presiding Officers
  2. Assistant Presiding Officers
  3. Poll Clerks
  4. Ballot/Counting Assistants
  5. Information Clerks
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Invitation for Bids: Building Contractors
Deadline: 14th August, 2018

The Guyana Elections Commission invites sealed bids from eligible and qualified bidders for the provision of Building Contractors for the construction of GECOM Registration Offices :

  1. Corriverton - Region # 6
  2. Whim - Region # 6
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Invitation for Bids: Procurement of Vehicles
Deadline: 21st August, 2018

The Guyana Elections Commission invites sealed bids from eligible and qualified bidders for the Procurement of vehicles in two (2) Lots:

  1. Lot #1 - Five (5) New Toyota Land Cruisers
  2. Lot #2 - Two (2) New Mini-Buses
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Media Advisory
2nd August, 2018

Beware of Anonymous Telephone Calls Requesting Personal Information

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Media Advisory
20th July, 2018

GECOM's Budget for Local Government Elections 2018 is G$1.2B

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Press Release
20th July, 2018

Statutory Timelines for the Conduct of Elections

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Press Release
9th July, 2018

GECOM is Not Responsible for the Creation of New Neighbourhood Democratic Councils

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Press Release
5th July, 2018

GECOM’s Claims and Objections and Registration Phase II Exercises will end July 8 2018

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Local Government Elections 2018 Resources

Local Government & You

Local Government & You is a section dedicated to informing the public about Local Government Elections

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Constituency Maps
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