The Municipal Clerk is appointed the Municipal Returning Officer under the Municipal Elections Act and is responsible for the administration and management of the Municipal Elections every four (4) years. Accordingly, the Clerk's Department is involved in many functions for an election such as accepting nominations of candidates running for office, preparing voters' lists and ballots etc. With every municipal election, we commit to facilitating an open, fair and impartial process that encourages resident participation.
Changes to the Municipal Elections Act
Bill 181, The Municipal Elections Modernization Act, 2016, came into effect June 9, 2016 and makes changes to the Municipal Elections Act, 1996 for the 2018 municipal election. For an overview of these changes visit the Ministry of Municipal Affairs website or see the updated Municipal Elections Act.
How to Use Voterlookup.ca
The following steps explains how simple it is to log on to voterlookup.ca to confirm/update your information. Voterlookup.ca is the easiest way to ensure you are on the list to vote for the upcoming municipal elections.
- Go to www.voterlookup.ca.
- You will need to have the following on hand: your property address or assessment roll number and your full name and date of birth.
- Enter either your personal information or your assessment roll number. Click Next. You may be asked to confirm additional information. Simply follow the prompts that appear. You’re done!