When and where can I vote?

The voting period is generally divided into three phases: early voting, advance voting and voting on election day. During early and advance voting, you may vote for other municipality councils in Grimstad (you vote will count in the municipality in which you are registered). On election day, only voting for Grimstad municipality council and Agder county council is allowed in Grimstad. 

Early voting

From July 3rd to August 9th, early voting is open by appointment at Grimstad town hall (rådhuset) for those who are unable to vote during the advance voting period or on election day. Call 37 25 03 00 to schedule an appointment to vote early.

Advance voting

From August 10th to September 8th, a polling station is open for advance voting at Grimstad town hall (rådhuset). It is not necessary to schedule an appointment. Opening hours are:

  • Monday - Friday 09.00–17.00
  • Saturday August 26th 10.00–15.00
  • Saturday September 2nd 10.00–15.00
  • Sundays closed

In addition, polling stations will open on set dates at the following locations for advance voting:

Forhåndsstemming - steder og tidspunkter 2023
Sted Dato Tidspunkt
Berge Gård senter 22/8 10.00 – 12.00
Frivolltun bo- og omsorgssenter 22/8 13.00 – 15.00
Feviktun bo- og omsorgssenter 23/8 10.00 – 12.00
Fagskolen i Agder, Grøm Næringspark 23 28/8 09.00 – 12.00
Bibelskolen 28/8 13.00 – 15.00
Drottningborg videregående skole 29/8 09.00 – 11.00
Universitetet i Agder (UiA), Grimstad 30/8 + 31/8 09.00 – 15.00
Dahlske videregående skole 1/9 09.00 – 11.00
Blå Kors videregående skole 1/9 13.00 – 15.00

Advance voting at home under certain circumstances

Some voters may be physically or otherwise unable to vote at one of the polling stations. They may request to vote at home, in which case voting officials may come to their residence providing a safe option to cast their vote.

Request to vote at home must be sent forward to the municipality no later than Tuesday September 5th by telephone, e-mail or mail:

Voting on election day:

On September 11th, polling stations will be open from 10.00–20.00 at seven different locations in Grimstad municipality. You may cast your vote in any of the locations.

Valglokaler 2023- engelsk
Constituency Polling station
Eide Eide skole
Fevik Fevikhallen
Frivoll Frivoll skole
Grimstad Grimstad rådhus
Holvika Holvikahallen
Landvik Naturmurhallen by Landvik skole
Vik Vikhallen

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