Persons or organisations intending to conduct exit polls should refer to the “Guidelines on Election-related Activities in respect of the Legislative Council Election” and the relevant supplementary information (if any) issued by the Electoral Affairs Commission and also read carefully the following application guidelines before submitting their applications to the Registration and Electoral Office (“REO”).
Applying persons or organisations must complete and sign the prescribed Application Form for Conduct of Exit Poll and make a statutory declaration by virtue of the Oaths and Declaration Ordinance (Cap. 11) as required in Part I of the application form. REO will accept applications for conducting exit poll in the 2020 Legislative Council General Election starting from 7 August 2020.
The original of the completed application form with statutory declaration made should be submitted in person or by post to the REO not later than 10 days before the polling day (i.e. on or before 6:00 p.m. on 27 August 2020). All late applications will not be processed.