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Elections Calgary

Candidates for the Calgary 2021 General Election

Find out who is running for the offices of mayor, councillor, public and separate school board trustee in the upcoming Calgary 2021 General Election.

The list of candidates is subject to change.

Candidates are added after they file their nomination papers with Elections Calgary.

A final official list of candidates will be available after September 20, 2021. 

Ward boundary changes

Ward boundaries have been updated for the 2021 General Election. Your ward may have changed. Use the ward look up map to confirm your ward.

Candidates list by office


Candidates are running for four offices: mayor, councillor, public or separate school board trustee. To see all candidates running for an office, click on a box below. 

Candidates list


Find out who is running in your ward.

  1. Select an office (mayor, councillor, public or separate school board trustee).
  2. Select your ward. To view candidates for mayor, select "all wards."
  3. Click on the "submit" button

Filtering options - If an office or ward does not appear in the filtering list, it means there are no confirmed candidates at this time.

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Sanjeev Kad

Ward 6 councillor candidate

Accepted: Jan. 11, 2021

Mike LaValley

Ward 12 councillor candidate

Accepted: Jan. 5, 2021

Jacob McGregor

Ward 1 councillor candidate

Accepted: Jan. 4, 2021

Dan McLean

Ward 13 councillor candidate

Accepted: Jan. 14, 2021

Heather McRae

Ward 7 councillor candidate

Accepted: Jan. 4, 2021

Jasmine Mian

Ward 3 councillor candidate

Accepted: Jan. 21, 2021

Anton Ovtchinnikov

Ward 14 councillor candidate

Steven Phan

Ward 12 councillor candidate

Accepted: Jan. 5, 2021

Nate Pike

Ward 3 councillor candidate

Website: www.natepike.ca

Accepted: Jan. 20, 2021

Brent Trenholm

Ward 3 councillor candidate

Accepted: Jan. 14, 2021

Kim (Dong) Tyers

Ward 2 councillor candidate

Accepted: Jan. 7, 2021

Theo van Besouw

Ward 2 councillor candidate

Accepted: Jan. 12, 2021