Candidate Information Guide

Candidate Information Guide 2017


This candidate information guide contains information on pertinent legislation, candidate eligibility, nomination procedures, campaigning, and voting procedures.

The information is not a replacement for consulting the actual legislation or obtaining legal advice.

For your reference, excerpts from the Local Authorities Election Act have been attached to the end of this document as Appendix 13.

All forms are provide in Appendix 10 of this package. If you require more information on election-related matters, please refer directly to the legislation. You may also contact the Returning Officer if you have any questions.

The Returning Officer is appointed for the purposes of conducting elections under the Local Authorities Election Act.

Tracy Lapping, Returning Officer

Candidate Information Guide