2018 Municipal Election

VOTING DAY

Monday, October 22, 2018

NOMINATION PAPERS FILED (non-certified)

REGISTERED THIRD PARTY NOTICES FILED (certified)

VOTER INFORMATION

CANDIDATE INFORMATION

THIRD PARTY INFORMATION

SCHOOL BOARD ELECTION INFORMATION

ELECTION SIGNAGE

MAPS
Electoral Ward Map
911 Road Map


ELECTIONS RESOURCES
2018 Candidate Deck
2018 Municipal Election Webinars
Municipal Elections Act

Municipal Election Resources
Municipal Elections Act Review
Municipal Act
Municipal Conflict of Interest Act

Muskoka Compliance Audit Committee (MCAC):

MCAC Draft Terms of Reference

Contact:

Cheryl Mortimer, Clerk
Township of Muskoka Lakes
#1 Bailey Street, P.O. Box 129
Port Carling, Ontario, P0B 1J0
Telephone: 705 765-3156
Fax: 705-765-6755
Email: cmortimer@muskokalakes.ca
 

Cheryl Minty, Election Coordinator
Township of Muskoka Lakes
#1 Bailey Street, P.O. Box 129
Port Carling, Ontario, P0B 1J0
Telephone: 705 765-3156
Fax: 705-765-6755
Email: cminty@muskokalakes.ca

 

 

 

 

 

 

Are you on the list to vote for the upcoming municipal election? 

If you are an Ontario resident over the age of 18 you can visit voterlookup.ca to confirm or update your information in a few easy steps. You can also change your school support for electoral purposes and add names to your property address. 

Updating this information will help to ensure that municipal Voters’ Lists are accurate and up-to-date in preparation for municipal and school board elections occurring this October.

Find out ahead of time if you are eligible to vote. Visit voterlookup.ca or call 1-866-296-6722. Have your say. Log on today.

VOTING DAY

The next municipal election will be held on Monday, October 22, 2018 for the 2018-2022 term of office.

NOTICE OF NOMINATION

Municipal Council

School Board Trustee - English

School Board Trustee - French

NOMINATION PERIOD

Nomination period will commence on Tuesday, May 1, 2018 and closes at 2:00 p.m. on Nomination Day, Friday, July 27, 2018.

VOTING METHOD

New for 2018 - The Township has approved the use of Internet and Telephone Voting only for the 2018 municipal election.  Eligible electors will be able to vote in advance of Voting Day electronically by using a telephone, computer, cell phone, iPad, tablet or laptop.  This is an accessible, environmentally-friendly and convenient method of alternative voting providing electors with the flexibility of voting from anywhere.

As with previous elections, voters will be able to attend the municipal office and cast their vote if assistance is required.  Specific dates of when votes can be cast will be determined in the near future.

Our vendor has shared a short video for casting your vote online which can be found HERE.  This link will be updated when a new version is released. 

Please note that vote by mail will not occur in the 2018 municipal election. 

Clerks Procedures for Alternative Voting Methods
Township of Muskoka Lakes 2018 Election Procedures

Election Records, Section 88 of the Municipal Elections Act, 1996 (MEA)  
Personal information contained on forms and documents filed with the clerk and collected under the authority of the MEA will be used for the purpose of the MEA.  Until their destruction, they will be available for public inspection in the office of the Clerk, Township of Muskoka Lakes.  Questions about this collection of personal information should be directed to Clerk, Township of Muskoka Lakes, 1 Bailey Street, Port Carling, ON  P0B 1J0, 705-765-3156.

w3cP.O. Box 129, 1 Bailey St., Port Carling, Ontario, P0B 1J0  Phone:(705)765-3156  Fax:(705)765-6755
Municipal Office hours: Monday to Friday 8:15 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (excluding holidays)