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Candidate profiles will be available on September 19, 2017.

In order to ensure Calgarians have the right information to decide who they will vote for, Elections Calgary will provide official candidate profiles for all candidates. Elections Calgary is the only official site for election related material.

Once official Candidates are announced, visit this page to see such information as:

  • A short biography
  • Campaign platform information
  • A video introduction
  • Contact information

Check back on September 19, 2017 for official Candidate profiles in order to make an informed voting decision. Want a reminder? Sign up for Election updates or text VOTEYYC to (587) 800-0177 to receive text alerts

Election news

Jul 19, 2017

Apply to be an election worker

We are hiring approximately 3,000 election workers to facilitate voting in the 2017 Municipal Election. All positions in the election are paid positions and the pay will vary depending on the position and type of voting station. Individuals do not...

Jul 1, 2017

Vote by Mail!

If you are going to be away during the election, are unable to physically attend a voting station, or if you are working as an election worker or on a candidate's campaign, you may qualify to vote by mail. Requests to receive a mail-in (special) ballot...

Jun 11, 2017

Candidate Information Packages are ready

If you are planning on running for office in the next municipal election, you will need to pick-up your Nomination Papers. A Candidate Information Handbook and Election Bylaws are also available. These documents will provide you with important...

Jun 5, 2017

Voter Registration closing June 30

Eligible voters can still register to vote for the Calgary 2017 Election until June 30 by calling the Elections & Census Office. Voter registration provides necessary information to Elections Calgary for planning purposes...

May 18, 2017

Candidate Information Session

The Calgary Board of Education Board of Trustees is hosting a Candidate Information Session on June 13, 2017 from 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. to learn more about being a trustee. The session will be held in the Multi-Purpose Room of the Education Centre at...

Jan 1, 2017

2017 Election Candidate Registry

In accordance with the changes to the Local Authorities Election Act, the Elections & Census Office will be maintaining a registry of individuals that intend to be candidates in future elections. If you intend to run as a candidate and will be...

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