Candidate Information

Candidate Information

Welcome to the 2018 Clearview Township Election Candidate information page. Municipal elections in Ontario are held every four years and are governed by the Municipal Elections Act. The next election for Clearview Township will be held on Monday, October 22, 2018.


Unofficial Candidate List
To view the list of unofficial candidates, click on the following link: Unofficial Candidate List.
Election Nomination Period Change of Date
Please be advised that the Nomination Period for the 2018 Municipal Election has been shortened due to recent changes to the Municipal Elections Act. Nominations will not be accepted until May 1, 2018. The deadline for nominations will be 2 p.m. on July 27, 2018. Forms and candidate information packages will be available Spring 2018.

Important Dates:

Nomination start date: May 1, 2018
Nomination end date: July 27, 2018, 2 p.m.
Election Day: October 22, 2018
New term of Council begins: December 1, 2018
End of campaign period: December 31, 2018

Information & Resources

Candidate Eligibility

To be eligible as a candidate in Clearview Township, you must meet the following requirement:

  • A Canadian citizen At least 18 years of age
  • A resident of Clearview Township, a non-resident owner or tenant of land in Clearview Township or the spouse of such non-resident owner or tenant
  • Not legally prohibited from voting
  • Not disqualified by any legislation from holding municipal office

Candidates for Council and School Board
Third Party Advertiser
Workshops & Information Sessions

Below is a list of scheduled workshops and information session.

Candidate Information Workshop: Saturday, May 5th, 2018

The Town of Blue Mountains is hosting a candidate information workshop on May 5th, 2018. For details, click on the link: Candidate Information Workshop


In Person Finance Refresher Session: Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Tuesday September 18, 2018 from 7:00 – 9:00PM at the Simcoe County Museum located at 1151 Highway 26, Minsesing.

Voting Policies and Procedures

2018 Municipal Election – Telephone and Internet Voting Policies & Procedures

An original, signed copy of the above Voting Policies and Procedures is available for viewing by contacting the Clerk.


For additional information or for assistance regarding the election, please contact:

Pamela Fettes
Director, Legislative Services/Clerk
705-428-6230 ext. 224