Candidates

The candidate nomination period begins at 8:30 a.m. on May 2, 2022, and ends at 2:00 p.m. on August 19, 2022. 

Nominations must filed in person BY APPOINTMENT ONLY with the Clerk during regular business hours (Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. excluding Statutory holidays).

To run for the office of mayor, councillor or school board trustee, a candidate is required to show proof of their identity and qualifying address, including a photo and signature, their nomination paper and the appropriate filing fee ($200 for Office of Mayor, $100 for all other offices). Additionally, mayor and councillor nominees must provide at least 25 endorsements of nomination from eligible voters. The nomination paper and endorsement of nomination forms must have original signatures.

Until a nomination paper is filed, a person cannot raise or spend any money on their campaign.

For those who are interested in becoming candidates, please refer to the forms and information below:

To see a list of the nominated candidates, please click on the button to the right:

Candidate Information Session held April 4, 2022

Potential candidates interested in running in the 2022 Municipal and School Board Election were invited to attend a free Candidate Information Session where important subjects were reviewed such as:

  • Roles and responsibilities of elected officials, staff and Third-Party Advertisers
  • Eligibility rules
  • Nomination process
  • Campaign finances
  • Compliance audit
  • Voters’ list
  • Scrutineers
  • Recounts
  • Resources

Resources for this session including the video recording and presentation materials provided by the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing is available below for your review and information.

We encourage all individuals interested in running in the 2022 Municipal and School Board Elections to review this information and become familiar with the requirements.

Term of Office

The next four year term of office begins on November 15, 2022 and runs until November 14, 2026.

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