Nominations for Mayor, Councillors and School Trustees will be accepted by the Returning Officer.
In past elections, the Returning Officer was only able to accept nominations on Nomination Day. Following changes to the Local Authorities Election Act, nominations can now be accepted during business hours in the nomination period starting January 1, 2021 until 12 noon on Nomination Day (Monday, September 20, 2021).
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Nominations are signed by a minimum of five eligible voters and include the signed statement of the candidate. Nominations must be filed with the Returning Officer in the nomination period (starting January 1, 2021 and ending on 12 noon on Monday, September 20, 2021).