The Town of Erin's Council, including the Offices of Mayor and four Councillors is elected at large. We are also the returning office for one County of Wellington Councillor position to represent Erin.
To be eligible to run for office, you must meet all of the following criteria:
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The nomination period is from May 1 to July 27, 2018. Nomination papers must be filed in person during office hours up to July 26th, and on Nomination Day (July 27), the legislated deadline is 2:00pm.
Candidates are required to file their nomination prior to commencing campaign activities, which must be accompanied by the required 25 declaration of endorsements by qualified electors, as well as the nomination fee of $200 for Mayor and $100 for Councillor.
The Ministry of Municipal Affairs has produced this guide in order to provide information for candidates.
Please click on these links for additional resources: