Running for Office? Important Dates

These are just of a few of the important dates for 2022 Municipal and School Board Election candidates. We strongly advise you to consult the Municipal Elections Act, 1996 for further information.

Monday, May 2, 2022

  • Nominations Open for Mayor, Council and School Board Trustee Candidates

Friday, August 19, 2022

  • Nomination Day, last day for filing between 9:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.
  • A candidate who wishes to withdraw their nomination must notify the clerk in writing before 2:00 p.m.
  • First day to erect election signs as per Sign By-law 2021-111

Thursday, September 1, 2022

  • Voters’ List available to candidates

Thursday, September 1, 2022 to Monday, October 24, 2022 (Election Day)

  • Revisions period (during which voters can make changes to their information on the Voters’ List with the municipality)

Friday, October 14, 2022 to Monday, October 24, 2022:

  • Electronic Voting Period (24/7)

Monday, October 24, 2022

  • Election Day (voting open until 8:00 p.m.)

As soon as possible after Election Day

  • Official Declaration of 2022 Election Results by City Clerk

Tuesday, November 15, 2022

  • Term of office commences

Tuesday, January 3, 2023

  • End of campaign period
  • Deadline to file for extension of campaign period

Friday, March 31, 2023

  • Deadline to file financial statement for period ending Tuesday, January 3, 2023 (until 2:00 p.m.)