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

2016 – 2018 Candidates’ Guide for Ontario Municipal and School Board By-elections

Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing Website


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?