Election Schedule

Election Schedule

Key dates in the 2022
Municipal & School Board Election Campaign

Free Candidate Training Session sponsored by the Hastings County Clerks & Treasurers:

“So You Want to Run For Council?” Hosted by Lawyer Fred Dean
Date: April 25, 2022 Virtually at 7pm. Register Here:  https://marmoraandlake.ca/candidate-workshop

Nomination Period for Candidates:

  • May 2, 2022 to August 18, 2022 (9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.); and
  • Nomination Day: Friday, August 19, 2022 (9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.)

Certification of Nominations:

  • August 22, 2022 by 4:00 p.m.

Official List of Candidates Posted with any Declarations of Acclamation:

  • August 22, 2022 after 4:00 p.m.

Third Party Advertising Registration Period:

  • May 2, 2022 to October 21, 2022 (9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.)

‘Lame Duck’ Period (Restricted Acts for Council – If Applicable):

  • August 19, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. to November 14, 2022 at 11:59 p.m.

Election Signs permitted in Compliance with Sign By-Law 2022-10

  • August 20, 2022 to October 26 2022 by 11:59 p.m.

Preliminary List of Electors Released to the Public:

  • September 1, 2022

Voting Period for Electors:

  • Monday, October 17, 2022 at 8:00 a.m. to Monday, October 24, 2022 at 8:00 p.m.

Term of New Council:

  • November 15, 2022 to November 14, 2026

Ending of Campaigns:

  • Last date for any candidate and third party campaigning: January 3, 2023
  • Candidate and Third Party Financial Reporting Deadline: March 31, 2023 at 2:00 p.m.
  • Late Candidate and Third Party Financial Reporting (subject to $500.00 late filing fee): May 1, 2023 at 2:00 p.m.