Stratford News More people voted early in Perth-Wellington compared to last federal election SHARE ON: Casey Kenny, staff Friday, Sep. 17th, 2021 (Image supplied by Elections Canada). More people in our riding cast their ballots early in this federal election compared to the last one. Elections Canada officials say the number of electors voting early was up by 43 per cent compared to 2019 with a total of 21,000. As for mail-in voting, ballot kits have been issued for 2,904 people in our riding. Election day is Monday and you can click here to make sure you’re prepared if you’re voting in person.