The Municipal Government Act (MGA) and the Local Authorities Election Act (LAEA) defines and governs local municipal elections. Municipal elections take place every four (4) years unless otherwise posted. The next municipal election is 2021.
The Town has five (5) elected officials. Each year during the Organizational meeting the Mayor and Deputy Mayor are appointed.
If you are interested in running for office you can prepare yourself by:
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You are eligible to vote if you meet ALL of the following criteria:
You are eligible to run as a candidate if you meet ALL of the following criteria:
You are ineligible to run as a candidate if any one or all of the following criteria apply:
If you hold other positions such as judge, Member of Parliament, Senator, Member of the Legislation Assembly, or an employee of the municipality you are subject to resign or take a leave of absence from your position. Ensure you refer to the LAEA for more information.