2018 Municipal Election

The next Municipal Election will be held on October 22, 2018.  The next term of Council begins December 1, 2018 and concludes on November 14, 2022.  Our current Council consists of five members: The Mayor and four Councillors.

Nomination period closes on Nomination Day at 2:00pm (local time) on July 27, 2018.

Every four years, in accordance with the Municipal Elections Act, the Town Clerk/Returning Officer conducts elections for the offices of:



Trustees for Rainy River District School Board


Certified List of Candidates


Important Dates for 2018 Municipal Election

Tuesday May 1, 2018 

-First day for candidates to file a nomination paper for the Office of Mayor, Councillor, or School Board Trustee

-First day for an individual or entity to file a notice of registration and advertise as a third party advertiser

-Campaign period begins once nomination paper or notice of registration is filed

Friday July 27, 2018

-Last day for candidate to file a nomination from 9am to 2pm

-Nominations or withdrawl cannot be accepted after 2pm

Monday October 22, 2018

-Voting day from 10am to 8pm

-Last day for third party advertising period


2018 Candidates Guide

Campaign Finance Information for Candidates








Financial Statement - Auditor's Report Form 4