2018 Municipal Elections


Municipal Elections Act, 1996 (s.32)

Notice is hereby given to the municipal electors of the Corporation of the Township of Sables-Spanish Rivers that nominations for the positions of Mayor (1) and Councillor (6) must be made on the prescribed form available at the Clerk’s office.  Nomination papers must be filed in the office of the Clerk, either in person or by your agent, during normal office hours between May 1, 2018 to Thursday, July 26, 2018, and between 9:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. on Friday, July 27, 2018 (Nomination Day).   The next Municipal Election is Monday, October 22nd, 2018.

The required fee for a member of Council is $100.00 and the required fee for Mayor is $200.00.  The required fee shall be in the form of cash, certified cheque, money order or electronically by debit and must accompany the signed forms.  A nomination paper must be certified by the Clerk before such person becomes a candidate for office.  A nomination paper must be filed prior to accepting campaign contributions or incurring expenses.

SCHOOL BOARD TRUSTEES (English, French, Public and Separate School Boards)

Information on the nomination of School Board Trustees for various Boards will be forthcoming once the School Boards determine the number and location of Trustees for each School Board.

Dated this 11th day of April, 2018.
Kim Sloss
Clerk-Administrator/Returning Officer

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For more information, please contact the Township office at 705-865-2646 or MPAC at 1-866-296-6722.