Township of Pelee Municipal Election 2018
The next municipal election will be held on: October 22, 2018.
Welcome to the Township of Pelee 2018 Municipal Election Page. On this site you will find key information for both electors and for candidates as it becomes available. Information will be updated and added to the web site as the election date draws nearer.
In an effort to continue to make voting as acessible as possible Municipal Council has approved the use of Alterntive Voting in the 2018 Municipal Election. Electors in 2018 will continue to vote by mail.
Be sure to check this page often for all updates and information regarding the 2018 Municipal Elections.
If you have any questions or have any comments about the election, please do not hesitate to contact the Municipal Clerk’s office.
CAO/Clerk and Returning Officer (519) 724-2931/ email@example.com
Summary of Key Dates:
|Nominations Accepted:||Tuesday May 1, 2018|
|Nomination Deadline:||Friday July 27, 2018 at 2:00 p.m.|
|Voting Day:||Monday October 22, 2018|
|New Term of Council Starts:||Friday December 3, 2018|
The Municipal Clerk, as the Returning Officer, is responsible for organizing the election for:
- Mayor (1)
- Councillor(s) (4)
The Nomination period will commence on Tuesday, May 1, 2018 until July 27, 2018 at 2:00 p.m.
Candidates may pick up their Nomination Form and Candidates Information Package at the Municipal Office- 55 King Street West, Cobourg (This Date is still To Be Determined). All candidates shall be required to provide photo identification at the time of filing a nomination paper. Valid photo identification includes a current Ontario Driver’s Licence, Passport, Canadian Citizenship Card. Please contact the office for a full list of acceptable forms of identification.
Municipal candidates must fulfill the following minimum qualifications in order to be eligible to run in the 2018 municipal election.
- At least eighteen (18) years of age; and
- A Canadian Citizen; and
- A resident of the Township of Pelee or the owner or tenant of land in the Township of Pelee or the spouse or same sex partner of such owner or tenant.