2017 Municipal Election
General Election Information
Nomination Day - September 18, 2017 - from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon at the Vulcan Town Office
Advance Vote Day - TBA
Election Day - October 16, 2017
The Town of Vulcan residents will elect a Mayor and six Councillors to serve a four year term.
Are you thinking of running?
In accordance with the Local Authorities Election Act, beginning January 1, 2014, all candidates intending to run in the upcoming 2017 Municipal Election are required to register with the municipality prior to accepting campaign contributions.
Qualifications for a Candidate
A person may be nominated as a candidate in the Town of Vulcan's Municipal Election, if on Nomination Day the person is;
- 18 years of age or older;
- A Canadian Citizen
- A resident of the Town of Vulcan for the six (6) consecutive months immediately preceding Nomination Day (a resident
since March 18, 2017); and
- Not otherwise ineligible or disqualified.
Section 22-24 of the Local Authorities Election Act stipulate under what circumstances a candidate is NOT eligible for nomination. It is the candidate's responsibility to ensure that they are not in violation of any condition of eligibility.
Election Related Documents
Additional information about the upcoming municipal election will be posted as it becomes available. Check regularly for updates!