Nomination of Candidates – 2022 Municipal By-Election

Nominations of candidates for the by-election of Councillor for the Municipality of Marystown will be received between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. on June 21, 2022, at the Marystown Municipal Centre, 150-168 Ville Marie Drive, Marystown, NL.

Nominations shall be in writing and state the name and civic address of the candidate and shall be signed by the Proposer and Seconder, both of whom shall be present together with the candidate, who shall sign also signifying his or her acceptance. In the event that a candidate cannot be present for his/her nomination, the candidate’s proposer and seconder can complete the required form.

Every candidate shall, at the time of his or her nomination, deposit with the Returning Officer the non-refundable sum of ten dollars ($10.00).

The qualifications of a candidate for by-election to council are as follows:

  1. Canadian citizen who is 18 years of age or older.
  2. Ordinarily resident in the Municipality of Marystown for at least 30 days prior to the date set for the commencement of the nomination period.
  3. Not in arrears of taxes or other charges payable to the municipality.
  4. Not otherwise disqualified under the Municipal Elections Act.

For more information on running as a candidate, please click here.

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