The next municipal election is
Monday, October 18, 2021

Important Notice for Candidates:  Prior to accepting or using funds or donations for the purpose of campaigning, candidates are required to register an Application for Registration of Notice of Intent to Become a Candidate (38.2 KB) with Strathcona County.

Qualifications of a Candidate

A person may be nominated as a candidate in Strathcona County's municipal election, if on Nomination Day (September 20, 2021), the person is:

  • 18 years of age or older;
  • a Canadian citizen;
  • a resident of Strathcona County and the ward in which they intend to run for the six (6) consecutive months immediately preceding Nomination Day (a resident since March 20, 2021); and
  • not otherwise ineligible or disqualified.

Sections 22-24 of the Local Authorities Election Act stipulate under what circumstances a candidate is NOT eligible for nomination.  It is the candidate's responsibility to ensure that they are not in violation of any condition of eligibility.


Legislative & Legal Services
3rd Floor, North Wing, Community Centre, 401 Festival Lane
Phone: 780-400-2012
Fax: 780-464-8194
Email: election@strathcona.ca

Last updated: Tuesday, March 06, 2018
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