Candidates Resource Page

Key Dates

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

  • first day candidates are able to file nomination papers
  • first day for an individual or entity to file a Notice of Registration as a third party advertiser

Friday, July 27, 2018

  • final day candidates are able to file nomination papers (9 a.m. - 2 p.m.)
  • deadline to withdraw nominations (before 2 p.m.)


2018 Municipal Election Procedures

2018 Election Manual - Appendix "A" forms shall be provided upon request to the Clerk.  Amendments and updated forms will be posted when available.

Election Sign Information

Election Signs and Huron County Road Allowances 

2018 Candidates' guide for Ontario municipal council and school board elections

Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing Website

Removing Barriers - Accessible Campaign Information


Frequently Asked Questions for Candidates

How do I file Nominaton Papers?

Are candidates required to provide a list of citizens supporting their nomination?

How do you determine which name goes on the ballot ie. nicknames?

I filed my nomination papers, can I assume my name will appear on the ballot?