2014 Municipal Election

                         Information for Candidates

Candidate Information                             Forms to be Signed  

Candidate Guide 2014                                                              Nomination Form (to be signed at municipal office)
New Ward Map                                                                        Declaration of Qualification Form
Key Dates                                                                              Consent to Provide Candidate Information
Municipal Elected Offices                                                         
County of Simcoe - Mayor and Deputy Mayor positions                  Financial
Preliminary Election Expenses                                                     Financial Statement - Auditor's Report - Form 4
Corporate Resources Policy                                                                School Board Trustees

                                                                                                              School Board Trustees Guide - French Version
Procedures and Policies for internet and telephone voting                    
                                                                                                               Get In The Picture Video

Qualification for Municipal Office

To run for an office, a candidate must be qualified on the day he or she files the nomination paper.   The candidate must be:
  • A Canadian Citizen
  • A resident of the municipality, a non-resident owner or tenant of land in the municipality or the spouse of such non-resident or tenant
  • At least 18 years of age
  • Not legally prohibited from voting
  • Not disqualified by any legislation from holding municipal office (Municipal Act, 2001, S.O. 2001, c. 25 and Municipal Elections Act, 1996, s.17)
Note:  A candidate, if nominated, must remain qualified throughout the election and if elected, throughout the term of office.

Candidate Information Packages will be available for pick up at the Township of Clearview Administration Centre - 217 Gideon Street Stayner - January 2, 2014.

Further information will be added as it becomes available. 
candidates guide