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Township of Essa Administration Centre

5786 County Road 21 | Utopia, ON L0M 1T0

Phone: 705-424-9770 Fax: 705-424-2367

Office Hours: Monday through Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

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​​​Municipal Election

​Welcom​​e to the Township of Essa Election information page. Municipal elections in Ontario are held every four years and are governed by the Municipal Elections Act. The next municipal election is being held on Monday, October 22, 2018.​

 For a complete list of Candidates please click her​e

Notices

18-09-04 Clerk's Notice of Voters List

Important Dates

  • Nomination start date: May 1,2018
  • Nomination Day: Ju​ly 27, 2018
  • Last day to Withdraw Nomination: July 27, 2018 prior to 2:00 p.m.
  • Certification of Nominations:  July 30, 2018 prior to 4:00 p.m.
  • Announcement of Acclamations​: July 30, 2018 prior to 4:00 p.m.
  • Revisions to Voters List: September 1, 2018 to October 22, 2018
  • Advance Voting:
    • ​October 13, 2018 at the Angus Arena ​10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.   
    • October 17, 2018 at the Essa Administration Centre 12:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
  • Election Day: October 22, 2018 - Polls Open at 10:00 a.m. and close at 8:00 p.m.  Refer to you Voter Notification Card for where you go to vote or contact the Clerk's Office at 705-424-9770
  • New Term of Council Begins: December 1, 2018 
  • End of Campaign Period: December 31, 2018​

Contact 

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

Lisa Lehr 
Clerk 
705-424-9770 ext 117 
llehr@essatownship.on.ca