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2022 Municipal Election

The 2022 Municipal Election takes place on Wednesday, October 26th. For frequently asked questions about municipal elections, please visit the Municipal Relations website.  The 2022 Candidates Guidebook is also available for more information. 

Municipal Relations has prepared and recorded a presentation for people that may be considering running for councils in the 2022 general municipal election. The video provides some basic information about what municipalities and councils do, as well as what the responsibilities of council members and the role of administration are. The video also presents some key information about the election process for potential candidates.  Click here to watch the video.

Important dates are as follows:

Candidate Registration Starts 

  • Mayors/Reeves - May 1, 2022
  • Councillors – June 30, 2022

Nomination - September 14, 2022 to September 20, 2022

Campaign Period Starts

  • Mayors/Reeves - May 1, 2022 
  • Councillors - June 30, 2022 

Withdrawal Deadline - September 21, 2022

Election Day - October 26, 2022 - 8:00 am to 8:00 pm