Replacement of Voter ID Cards / Transfer of Vote 2023 Short Code Price and Date
In the year 2023, the Electoral Commission of Ghana unveiled the essential details regarding the replacement of Voter ID cards and the transfer of votes. Here is a concise breakdown of the shortcodes, associated fees, and the crucial timeframe for this process.
To apply for the replacement of lost or damaged Voter ID cards, applicants are required to submit a payment of Ghc 10.00. This payment can be conveniently executed through the designated short code 2221067# from Tuesday, October 3rd to Monday, October 9th, 2023.
Here’s a simple guide for the payment process:
Dial the specified shortcode: *222*1067#
Enter the amount of Ghc 10.00
Input the necessary reference details
Authorize the payment of Ghc 10 to Ghana.GOV
Alternatively, you can also make your payment at any local bank branch.
Upon successful completion of the payment, you will receive an SMS containing a transaction number.
This transaction number is crucial and must be forwarded to the nearest Electoral Commission office for verification and confirmation of your Voter ID card replacement request.
Transfer of Votes
To transfer your votes from one Polling station to the other, Visit the EC Office
Go with your House Number or Ghana Post Digital Address and your Voters ID Card
The Transfer will be done for you free of Charge.
Source; EC Press Release October, 2nd 2023. Signed Michael Boadu Ag. Head, Public Affairs