Greater Sudbury experiences a 92% increase in secure online voter adoption

Oct 30, 2014

Voters from Greater Sudbury demonstrated trust in the alternative channel provided by Scytl Online Voting, significantly surpassing the city´s participation goals. Online votes totaled over 26,800, representing a 92% increase over the online vote volume projected by city officials.  Online voting was available during the advance voting period of October 14 – 24  allowing Greater Sudbury citizens to securely cast their ballot anytime, from anywhere on virtually any device (PC, laptop, Smartphone, etc.).

“We are thrilled that 45% of votes cast in the election were cast online,” said Caroline Hallsworth, Executive Director Administrative Services/City Clerk, City of Greater Sudbury.  “This indicates that our citizens are quickly embracing online voting.”

Full details on Greater Sudbury online voting success can be accessed here.

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