2022 Municipal & School Board Elections
Municipal Elections in Ontario are held every four years on the fourth Monday of October. The next municipal election will be held Monday, October 24, 2022. The last municipal election was held on October 22, 2018 and under the Municipal Elections Act, 1996, the four-year term of office for the current council and school board trustees began December 1, 2018, and ends November 14, 2022.
The names and numbers shown below are the official results of the 2022 Municipal Election.
Certified Mayoral Election Results
|NAME||NUMBER OF VOTES|
Certified Councillor Election Results
|NAME||NUMBER OF VOTES|
|GORDON R. MUIR||129|
Certified School Board Trustees
|NAME||SCHOOL BOARD||NUMBER OF VOTES|
|SHIRLEY JEAN||ENGLIGH SEPARATE TRUSTEE||ACCLAIMED|
|KAL PRISTANSKI||ENGLISH PUBLIC TRUSTEE||ACCLAIMED|
Certified Candidates Financial Statements
Everyone that has filed a nomination paper with the Township of Red Rock to participate in the Municipal and School Board Elections as a candidate must in turn file their financial statement with the Clerk after each election. These statements detail the income and expenses incurred during the candidate’s campaign.
The completed financial statement must be submitted to the clerk by 2 p.m. on the last Friday in March (March 31, 2023).
All financial statements are public documents. The Clerk must retain the statements until the new council takes office after the 2026 scheduled election. These documents may be inspected in person during normal office hours.
Any person may make extracts from the documents and is entitled to copies of the documents but must only do so knowing that the information obtained shall only be used for election purposes as per the Municipal Elections Act.
The Ministry of Municipal Affairs produces a Candidates’ Guide to provide information to candidates in municipal and school board elections. Click HERE to see the guide.
Use of Corporate Resources for Elections
Persons Eligible to Vote
A person is entitled to be an elector at an election held in a local municipality if, on voting day, he or she,
(a) resides in the local municipality or is the owner or tenant of land there, or the spouse of such owner or tenant;
(b) is a Canadian citizen;
(c) is at least 18 years old; and
(d) is not prohibited from voting under subsection (3) or otherwise by law. 2002, c. 17, Sched. D, s. 5 (2); 2005, c. 5, s. 46 (1).
Persons Prohibited from Voting
The following are prohibited from voting:
1. A person who is serving a sentence of imprisonment in a penal or correctional institution.
2. A corporation.
3. A person acting as executor or trustee or in any other representative capacity, except as a voting proxy in accordance with section 44.
4. A person who was convicted of the corrupt practice described in subsection 90 (3), if voting day in the current election is less than five years after voting day in the election in respect of which he or she was convicted.
Are You Registered to Vote?
You can check, update and confirm that your information is accurately recorded for upcoming municipal elections by visiting voterlookup.ca. You can login using your full name, date of birth and property address or assessment roll number.
The databases for municipal elections are separate from those used for provincial elections. This means that you must update your information through the Municipal Property Assessment Corporation (MPAC) for the municipal election. Updating this information will help to ensure that municipal Voters’ Lists are accurate and up-to-date in preparation for municipal and school board elections to be held in October 2022.
Please assist us by ensuring that you are on the Voters’ List long before October 24, 2022.
Important Dates to Remember
Monday, May 2, 2022
First day to file a nomination for Mayor, Councillor, or School Board Trustee.
Friday, August 19, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. CST
Deadline for candidates to file a nomination paper, withdraw a nomination, or change office.
Monday, August 22, 2022
Last day for the Clerk’s Office to certify Nomination Papers
Wednesday, October 19, 2022
Monday, October 24, 2022
Municipal and School Board Election Day