Welcome to the official Election site for the Municipality of Central Elgin. This site is written and maintained by the Corporate Service Department and is the only official website providing Municipal Election information for Central Elgin’s eligible candidates and voters. You can find the 2014 Nomination Ad here.
Every four years, in accordance with the Municipal Elections Act, 1996, as amended, the Municipal Clerk, as Returning Officer, conducts elections for the offices of:
1 Mayor elected by all the residents of the Municipality;
1 Deputy Mayor elected by all the residents of the Municipality;
1 Councillor for Ward 1
1 Councillor for Ward 2
1 Councillor for Ward 3
1 Councillor for Ward 4
1 Councillor for Ward 5
A list of candidates who have filed Nomination Papers as of the Close of Nominations on September 12, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. can be found here:
Please find voting locations for Election Day (Monday October 27th) here: Central Elgin Ward Map and Voting Day Locations
Municipal Election Advanced Voting Dates and Locations
The 2014 Municipal Election will take place on Monday, October 27th. Prior to Election Day, there will be five advance polls.
Are you on the Voters List? - This page will allow you to make sure that you are on the Voters List in Central Elgin.
Where do I Vote? - This page will allow you to confirm your voting location.
So You Want to Run for Council? - This online course provided by the Association of Municipalities of Ontario will provide an overview of what you need to know before you decide to run for municipal office and what you should know to begin your candidacy.
Municipal Staff are also available to answer your 2014 Election questions:
Donald Leitch, Chief Administrative Officer & Clerk
519-631-4860 Ext. 276
Dianne Wilson, Deputy Clerk
519-631-4860 Ext 286
450 Sunset Drive
St. Thomas, ON N5R 5V1