2017 Municipal Election

The next municipal election will be held Monday, October 16, 2017.

Nomination day will be Monday, September 18, 2017.

NEW! Candidate Registration

In accordance with Section 147.21 of the Local Authorities Election Act, individuals planning to run in municipal elections must be registered with the municipality. Registration must take place before a candidate can accept any campaign contributions. The required form (Form 21) can be found here. Any changes to the information must be submitted to the M.D. of Bonnyville within 48 hours of the change taking effect. Please note - the information contained within the list of registered candidates is public.

  • Once an individual is registered, they are permitted to start fundraising.
  • If an individual intends to completely self-fund their campaign, they are not required to register.

A downloadable copy of the Local Authorities Election Act is available free of charge for your reference, from Alberta Municipal Affairs.

2017 Nomination Forms will be posted as soon as they are available.

If you are a Prospective Candidate looking for information about running for office, the 2017 M.D. of Bonnyville Candidates Package will be available in June 2017. In the interim, the Municipal Affairs 2017 Candidate’s Guide is available here.

More Information

Alberta Municipal Affairs Elections website