Pinoys in Brunei may now check if they are eligible to vote in the next presidential elections, as the entire Filipino country prepares for the 2022 elections. This may be done by searching up the list of certified overseas voters on the Philippine Foreign Mission’s website.
A list of overseas Filipino voters in Brunei has been made public through the efforts of COMELEC and in collaboration with the Philippine Mission in the country. This list is available on the embassy’s website or by calling the embassy’s foreign mission office.
Philippine Elections 2022: List of Registered Filipino OFW Voters in Brunei
In a few weeks, the Philippine presidential elections will be held nationwide (but earlier for overseas absentee voters). And right now, everyone is watching a variety of channels and platforms, assessing the candidates’ agendas and platforms in order to decide who to vote for. Filipinos living in other countries, such as Brunei, are likely to vote in support of those in the Philippines. This article may assist you in getting ready to vote in your host nation. It will also give you an idea of what to expect when your host country’s elections begin.
Filipino diplomatic missions may be able to assist voters from other nations who have registered to vote. Citizens will be guided through the steps necessary to vote in the upcoming elections by officials from the Philippine embassies. Make sure your name is on the country’s list of certified overseas voters (CLOV) before participating in the Philippine national elections from Brunei.
By visiting their website or phoning their office, the Philippine embassy can give you the most up-to-date information and assistance on national elections and foreign voting in the country.
Certified List of Overseas Voters in Brunei
You may also get information on those who have registered to vote in Brunei’s 2022 elections by clicking on the links below.
- Check OFW voters list in Brunei here – https://comelec.gov.ph/php-tpls-attachments/OverseasVoting/2022NLE/CLOV/ASIA_PAC/BRUNEI.pdf
Please contact the country’s diplomatic post if you are a Filipino residing in Brunei and need assistance with the overseas voting process or confirming your information on the CLOV. Despite its length, the list is organized alphabetically to make navigation simpler. Officials from COMELEC can also contribute some remarks and information. To find your voter’s details on the list, utilize the easy shortcut given in the following section.
Tip: To prevent having to navigate through a long list of names, use CTRL + F. On the page, there will appear a search field where you may enter in your last name to see if your information is there. Because the document is case-sensitive, double-check that your name is spelled correctly and that the field contains no extra spaces or characters.
If your name appears on the country’s list of certified overseas voters, you will be entitled to vote in the Philippine presidential elections in 2022. From April 27 until May 9, the overseas voting session will be open.
Question: What if I’m not on the list, can I still vote?
Answer: Anyone who has not registered to vote in the next elections would be denied the right to vote. Those who are unable to vote in this election must register to vote in future elections once the current cycle has concluded. You can register to vote in Brunei or anyplace else in the globe through the help of this guide.
How to Find your name in the list of overseas voters?
Answer: The names of registered voters can be accessed in PDF format from the website of the Philippine diplomatic mission in Brunei. All of the information you’ll need to participate in the overseas voting process is included in this list.
What does it mean if my name is included in the list of Overseas Voters?
This implies you’ve registered to vote in the future elections.
What if my name is not on the list of registered voters?
Unfortunately, you will be unable to vote in the Philippines’ national elections in 2022. If you want to vote in future elections, you must register to vote before the next election.
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 the country’s verified voter list as well as the National Register of Overseas Voters. Your name will be deleted from the list if you do not vote in your host nation in 2022.
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 from your host country’s embassy or consulate in Manila to the COMELEC-OFOV.
When will the list of certified absentee voters in Brunei be released?
Within 120 days following the election, the Commission on Elections (COMELEC) will distribute a list of certified overseas voters to various foreign missions across the world.
An official statement from COMELEC regarding this states: “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
Citizens’ votes are important to the government because they allow them to have a role in the country’s political and educational decisions. The ideal candidate should be able to handle the country’s current status while also promoting a positive image of Filipinos in other countries.
Remember To Vote Wisely
Voters should examine the candidates’ platforms and character attributes when selecting a political candidate. Knowing these facts will aid us in making an educated decision when it comes to electing a new president. Only those with good intentions should be elected to positions of power. Furthermore, check that the candidate’s platform intends to better the situation of abroad Filipinos while making your decision.
The Importance of Overseas Voting
The next national elections have a lot riding on them. And the significance of votes cast from other countries cannot be overstated. Over a million Filipinos have moved to other nations to live or work. Their revenues help to enhance the economy of the country.
As breadwinners, these individuals have sway over their families’ actions at home. As a result, every vote cast by an overseas Filipino matters, therefore make sure yours is counted!
We only have time to prepare for the new leaders who will change the path of our country as Election Day approaches.
The national elections of 2022 are shaping up to be historic, with many people impressed by the number of people who have demonstrated their ability 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 crucial in electing a president with the requisite abilities and experience to guide the country through these hard times.
A leader’s ability to cope with the country’s current condition while simultaneously projecting a positive image in the international community would be excellent.
In order to achieve the country’s objectives, leaders who are devoted to democracy and freedom are also required. It’s critical that we all work together to develop the country when we choose the leaders for the upcoming elections. Let us use our authority to make our nation a better place.
Will you be eligible to vote in future elections now that you’ve seen the certified list of foreign voters? Under the supervision and direction of the Philippine diplomatic missions in Brunei, how was the verification procedure carried out? Do you have any recommendations for Filipinos who are still considering voting in this year’s national elections? Is there anything else you’d like to say to other Filipinos who could be in your shoes? In the comments area below, we’d love to hear your ideas. Please forward this information to any interested friends or family members.
Embassy of Philippines in Brunei
ADDRESS: No. 17 Simpang 126 Km. 2, Jalan Tutong BA 2111 Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei
PHONE LOCAL: 224.1465
FAX LOCAL: 223.7707
WEB SITE: http://www.philippineembassybrunei.net/
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