The next municipal election is
Monday, October 18, 2021

Qualifications of a Candidate

A person may be nominated as a candidate in Strathcona County's municipal election, if on Nomination Day (September 6, 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 6, 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: Monday, March 11, 2019
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