Running for municipal office may seem intimidating, but Municipal Affairs has prepared a number of resources to help potential candidates understand the process.
The 2021 Candidates Guide provides a detailed overview of what to consider prior to seeking nomination as a candidate, the nomination process, campaign financing and how to campaign. Please note that the 2021 Candidates Guide includes some specific information temporary alterations to address COVID-19 public health and safety protocols.
For additional general information on municipal elections and election processes, we encourage you to review the extensive suite of resources developed to support municipalities and Returning Officers in conducting their respective municipal elections here.
For additional information and links to some informative videos please visit the AUMA Website.