Election 2022

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The next municipal election takes place on Monday, October 24, 2022.

This notice is for anyone proposing to be a candidate in the Municipal Election on October 24, 2022. 
"Section 33 of the Municipal Elections Act, 1996 provinces that person may be nominated for an office by filing a nomination in the Clerk's Office in person or by an agent. The nomination shall be in the prescribed form; be accompanied by a declaration of qualification in the prescribed form; signed by the person being nominated (facsimile signatures are not acceptable); be accompanied by an endorsement of at least 25 persons unless the number of eligible electors in the subject municipality is less than the prescibed number (proposed to be 4000 electors) and be accompanied by the nomination filing fee of $200 for the office or Mayor or Reeve or $100 for all other offices listed herein. The filing fee may be paid in cash, by certified cheque or money order made payable to the municipality or, only if specified by the Municipal Clerk in your municipality, by electronic method of payment."

Date(s)                                           Activity                                                                            
May 2 - August 19, 2022                  Nomination Period for Candidates
August 19, 2022                              Nomination Day
                                                      Last day to file a nomination as a candidate, change office, or withdraw nomination
                                                      Nomination forms may be filed between 9:00 a.m. & 2:00 p.m.
May 2 - October 1, 2022                   Registration Period for Third Party Advertisers
October 2022 (TBD)                         Advance Voting Day
October 24, 2022                             Final Voting Day
November 15, 2022                         New Term of Office Commences                              

The Township of Chapple has five (5) members of council to be elected - Reeve and four (4) Councillors.

If you would like to run in the election for Reeve, Councillor, or for a School Board Trustee, you now need to file the paperwork to make it official. You can pick up the nomination forms at the Chapple Municipal Office Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.