Comelec sets special registration for PWD’s in Region 1

Published July 19, 2018, 2:27 PM

by Patrick Garcia

By Leslie Ann Aquino

A special registration will be held on Friday, July 20 for Persons with Disabilities (PWDs).


The Commission on Elections said the special offsite registration for PWDs will be conducted in some areas in Region I.

“The Offices of the Election Officer (OEOs) will conduct simultaneous satellite registrations for PWDs from 8 A.M. to 5P.M. on July 20, 2018,” the poll body said in a statement.

This, the Comelec said this will be held in all covered courts in the cities and municipalities of Pangasinan, Ilocos Sur and Ilocos Norte.

“There will also be a similar special satellite registration activity at Robinson’s Mall, Calasiao, Pangasinan at the same time,” the poll body said.

According to Comelec, applications for new registration, transfer/transfer with reactivation, reactivation, change/correction of entry and inclusion/reinstatement of records in the list of voters shall be accepted during the special registration.

The system of continuing registration of voters for the May 13, 2019 National and Local Elections resumed on July 2, 2018 and will run until September 29, 2018.

Pursuant to COMELEC Resolution No. 10392, preferences shall be given to members of the vulnerable sector in satellite registrations.