As the Philippines prepares for the 2022 elections, our kababayan in Argentina may now verify if they are eligible to vote in the next presidential elections. This may be done by going to the Philippine Foreign Mission’s website and looking for the list of certified overseas voters.
The Philippine Embassy in Argentina has released the list of voters for the 2022 elections. The latest certified list of overseas voters (CLOV) will be used for the National and Local Elections. Overseas Filipinos based in this country and under its jurisdictions (Paraguay, Uruguay, and Bolivia) may refer to this document to verify their registration status.
Philippine Elections 2022: List of Registered Filipino OFW Voters in Argentina
The Philippine presidential elections will take place in a few weeks across the country (but earlier for overseas absentee voters). And right now, everyone is watching a number of channels and platforms to evaluate the candidates’ agendas and ideologies before deciding who to vote for.
Filipinos living in other countries, such as Argentina, should be familiar with the overseas voting process to ensure a smooth and hassle-free election experience from their host country this year. This article can help you prepare to vote and will also give you an idea of what to expect when the overseas voting process begins.
Voters from foreign countries who have registered to vote may be able to get help from Filipino diplomatic posts. Officials from the Philippine embassies will walk citizens through the measures required to vote in the next elections. Before voting in the Philippine national elections from Argentina, make sure your name is on the country’s list of certified overseas voters (CLOV).
Certified List of Overseas Voters in Buenos Aires
The Philippine embassy can provide you with the most up-to-date information and help on national elections and foreign voting in the country by visiting their website or calling their office. You may also get information on those who have registered to vote in Argentina’s 2022 elections by clicking on the link below.
- Landbased Overseas Filipino Voters in Argentina: https://comelec.gov.ph/php-tpls-attachments/OverseasVoting/2022NLE/CLOV/AMERICAS/BUENOS_AIRES.pdf
If you are a Filipino living in Argentina and need assistance with the overseas voting procedure or validating your information on the CLOV, please contact the country’s diplomatic mission. The list is structured alphabetically to make navigating easier, despite its length. Officials from the COMELEC may also make comments and provide additional information. Use the simple shortcut provided in the following section to locate your voter’s information on the list.
Tip: Use CTRL + F to avoid having to scroll through a big list of names. There will be a search area on the page where you may type your last name to see if your information is there. Double-check that your name is spelled correctly and that the field has no additional spaces or characters, as the document is case-sensitive.
You will be eligible to vote in the Philippine presidential elections in 2022 if your name appears on the country’s list of certified overseas voters. The overseas voting session will be available from April 27 through May 9.
Question: What if I’m not on the list, can I still vote?
Answer: The right to vote will be denied to everyone who has not registered to vote in the next elections. Those who are unable to vote in this election must register to vote in subsequent elections once the current cycle ends. With the aid of this guide, you may register to vote in Argentina or anywhere else on the globe.
How to Find your name in the list of overseas voters?
Answer: The list of registered voters is available in PDF format on the Philippine diplomatic mission in Argentina’s website. This list contains all of the information you’ll need to participate in the overseas voting process.
What does it mean if my name is included in the list of Overseas Voters?
This indicates that you have registered to vote in upcoming elections.
What if my name is not on the list of registered voters?
Unfortunately, you will be unable to vote in the national elections in the Philippines in 2022. You must register to vote before the next election if you wish to vote in future elections.
I registered as an overseas absentee voter in 2013 and I was able to vote in the 2013 and 2016 National Elections but was unable to vote in 2019 National Elections. Do I still need to apply for certification to vote abroad?
Your name would appear on both the verified voter list and the National Register of Overseas Voters in the nation. If you do not vote in your host country in 2022, your name will be removed from the list.
I registered as an overseas voter in 2019 but I know I will be in the Philippines come May 2022. Can I vote in the 2022 elections in the Philippines?
Yes, but you must also submit a Letter of Request for Registration Transfer to the COMELEC-OFOV from the embassy or consulate of your host nation in Manila.
When will the list of certified absentee voters in Argentina be released?
The Commission on Elections (COMELEC) will send a list of certified abroad voters to various foreign missions throughout the world within 120 days after the election.
The COMELEC, in an official statement, said: “Preparation and Posting of Certified List of Overseas Absentee Voters. – The Commission shall prepare the Certified List of Overseas Absentee Voters within one hundred twenty (120) days before every election, and furnish within the same period copies thereof to the appropriate embassies, consulates, and other foreign service establishments, which shall post the same in their bulletin boards within ten (10) days from receipt thereof.”
Reminders When Voting During PH Elections
The government values citizens’ votes because they allow them to participate in the country’s political and educational choices. The ideal candidate will be able to cope with the country’s current situation while simultaneously projecting a favorable image of Filipinos abroad.
Remember To Vote Wisely
When choosing a political candidate, voters should look at the candidates’ policies and character traits. These facts will help us make an informed judgment when it comes time to pick a new president. Those in positions of authority should only be elected if they have good plans and intentions. While making your selection, make sure that the candidate’s platform aims to improve the circumstances of Filipinos living overseas, too.
The Importance of Overseas Voting
There is a lot riding on the coming national elections. Furthermore, the importance of votes cast by citizens from other nations cannot be overemphasized. Over a million Filipinos have left the country to live or work in foreign countries. Their earnings contribute to the country’s economic growth.
Filipinos in Argentina, though not the largest overseas Filipino community, is bonded by their ties to the homeland, faith background, and shared experiences of living overseas – some for over decades or more.
These individuals wield power over their families’ domestic decisions as breadwinners. As a result, every vote made by a Filipino living abroad counts, therefore make sure yours is, too!
As Election Day approaches, we only have a limited amount of time to prepare for the new leaders who will change the course of our country.
Many people are amazed by the number of people who have proved their competence to lead the country, as well as the existence of questionable others claiming to be “the one” – as is always the case, right?
As a result, your vote will be critical in electing a president with the skills and experience needed to lead the country through these difficult times.
It would be fantastic if a leader could deal with the country’s current situation while also portraying a favorable attention in the global arena.
Leaders who are committed to democracy and freedom are also needed to realize the country’s goals. When we pick the leaders for future elections, it is vital that we all work together to build the country. Let us make the most of our power to make our country a better place.
Now that you’ve seen the certified list of overseas voters, will you be able to vote in the coming elections? How was the verification procedure carried out under the supervision and guidance of the Philippine diplomatic mission in Argentina? Do you have any advice for Filipinos who are still thinking about whether or not to vote in this year’s national elections? Is there anything else you’d like to tell other Filipinos who could find themselves in your situation? We’d love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below. Please share this information with any friends or family members who might be interested.
Embassy of Philippines in Buenos Aires, Argentina
ADDRESS: Lidoro Quinteros 1386 (C1428BXR) Buenos Aires, Argentina
PHONE LOCAL: (011) 4782.4752
FAX LOCAL: (011) 4788.9692
WEB SITE http://www.buenosairespe.com.ar/
NOTES Jurisdiction: Paraguay, Uruguay, Bolivia
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