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Posted on June 1, 2018

Please complete this form and return it to elections2018@lanarkhighlands.ca or the township office at 75 George Street. Successful applicants will be contacted July 31, 2018.




Election Day - October 22, 2018

The next regular Municipal Election to elect a Mayor, Councilors and School Board Trustees will be held on Monday, October 22, 2018.  The next term of Council begins on December 1, 2018 and concludes in 2022.  


Nomination Period

The nomination period will commence on Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at 8:30 am and closes on Nomination Day, Friday, July 27, 2018 at 2:00 pm.  

To run for office, you must be an eligible elector in the Township of Lanark Highlands.  This means that you must be:

  • A Canadian Citizen;
  • At least 18 years of age;
  • Reside in the Township, or be the owner or tenant of land in the Township, or the spouse of such owner or tenant; and
  • Not prohibited from voting under any law.

Offices to be Elected

In this election, members will be elected for the period commencing December 1, 2018 to November 30, 2022, for the following offices:


Mayor

(One is elected by all electors of the municipality)


Deputy Mayor

(One is elected by all electors of the municipality)


Councillors

(five to be elected by wards – one from each ward)


District School Board (English)

(one to be elected by public school electors of the municipality)


District Separate School Board

(one to be elected by separate school electors of the municipality)


French Language District School Board

(one to be elected by French language separate school electors)


French Language District Separate School Board

(one to be elected by French language electors within the municipality)