Apply for a Special Vote via SMS

South African voters can apply for a Special Vote in upcoming election 3 August.

A Special Vote mean that you can go and vote the voting station where you are registered on either 1 or 2 August.

That means that if you are working on 3 August, or will not be in town on 3 August, or you incabable of standing in long queues, you can apply for a Special Vote via SMS.

All you have to do is send an sms containing your ID number to 32249.

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You should then receive a confirmation that your application have been approved and also at what voting station you have been registered to vote.

The applications close today 8 July.

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