2017 Elections

Municipal Elections in the County of Northern Lights will take place on October 16th, 2017

If you are interested in running for municipal elections please review the following documents in preperations:


County of Northern Lights Municipal Election Candidate Guide

Municipal Affairs: A Guide for Candidates

County of Northern Lights Ward Map (pdf)

Roles and responsibilities of officals in local government

Pecuniary Interest for Municipal Councillors

Local Authorities Election Act: Frequently Asked Questions


More information will be posted as it becomes available.



Nomination DayMonday, September 18, 2017 10am-12 noon
Withdrawal of Nominations CeaseTuesday, September 19, 2017 12 noon
Advanced Polling DayMonday, October 02, 2017 10am-8:00pm
Election DayMonday, October 16, 2017 10am-8:00pm
Official Declaration of ResultsFriday, October 20, 2017 12 noon
Orientation MeetingMonday, October 23, 2017 TBA
Organizational & 1st Council MeetingTuesday, October 24, 2017 9am-4:30pm


Returning Officer Teresa Tupper


780-836-3348 ext. 235