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2018 Municipal Election

The Ontario municipal and school board elections  are being held on Monday, October 22, 2018. The voting period for Loyalist Township will begin on Monday, October 15, 2018 at 10am and end on Monday, October 22, 2018 at 8pm. As the date approaches, return often to this page for information such as how to make sure you're registered to vote; how, where, and when you can cast your ballot; or how to file for candidacy in the election.

Interested in running for Council or School Board Trustee for the 2018 Municipal elections?

Nomination period closes this Friday July 27, 2018 at 2pm. In order to run, nominations must be submitted in person. The forms necessary to do so are available here  or at the Elections Canada website. There is also a filing fee for submitting your nomination: $200 to run for mayor, or $100 to run for any other offices. Municipal candidates also require 25 signatures of endorsement.
Anyone who meets the following criteria can run for municipal office (council or mayor):

Anyone who meets the following criteria is eligible to run for school board trustee:


Are you on the Voters List?

Find out using MPAC’s Voter Lookup tool, found at www.voterlookup.ca. By logging into the Voter Lookup, eligible electors can confirm or update their electoral information, add an elector name to an address, and change school support.


Seeking Professionals for Appointment to 2018-2022
Joint Compliance Audit Committee

The Township of Addington Highlands, Township of Stone Mills, Loyalist Township and the Town of Greater Napanee are currently recruiting experienced professionals for appointment to their 2018-2022 Municipal Elections Joint Compliance Audit Committee (JCAC).

The JCAC is required by the Municipal Elections Act, 1996 as amended, to consider applications requesting audits of both candidate and registered 3rd party advertisers’ campaign finances. The JCAC may be required to appoint auditors and determine if legal proceedings are required as a result of an auditor’s report. 

If you have experience in accounting, auditing, law, election administration and/or public administration and are interested in this position, please fill out an application  and sumit by email to elections@loyalist.ca. 

If you cannot find the information you are looking for, please send your inquiries to elections@loyalist.ca or contact, 

Debbie Chapman
Township Clerk 
613-386-7351 Ext. 121