Local municipal government elections are held under the authority of the Local Authorities Election Act (PDF).

Running for Municipal Office

If you have thought about community leadership and are not sure where to start, check out the candidate information guide (PDF). More information and resources are available on our potential candidate information page.

Returning Officer

Returning Officer is appointed by City Council and is responsible for all matters pertaining to the local organization and operation of Local Authorities Election, and for enforcement of provisions of the Local Authorities Election Act.