Canada's Democracy Week
September 14–21, 2015
Let's Get Canada Ready to Vote
The theme for Canada's Democracy Week 2015 is "Let's Get Canada Ready to Vote."
With 2015 being a federal election year, CDW2015 will focus on helping Canadians be ready to vote. CDW2015 will support Canadians in making their plan to vote by talking about when, where and ways to register and vote.
Canadians under 18 will be able to participate in the National Democracy Challenge. Check out last year's winners.
Also, teachers can register their class or school for Student Vote, Canada's largest civic education program, offered by CIVIX.
Mark your calendar now: Canada's Democracy Week 2015 is September 14–21, 2015.
National Democracy Challenge 2015
The National Democracy Challenge is back!
Youth aged 14 to 17 can submit a video, image or short essay to answer this year’s Challenge. Set a reminder in your smartphone to check this website on August 17 to find out how we will challenge Canadian youth this year!
Are you registered to vote?
Check your federal voter registration
To vote, you need to be registered. Check, update or complete your registration using our Online Voter Registration Service. It is easy and will save you time when you go vote.
Register now for
Student Vote 2015
Engage your students in the 2015 federal Elections Canada
A great way to participate in Canada's Democracy Week 2015: register your school to participate in Student Vote, Canada's largest civic education program, by CIVIX. Students will participate in an authentic voting experience during the 2015 federal election. Register now at studentvote.ca.