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.
Find your ward - boundaries have changed
Ward boundaries have been updated for the 2021 General Election. Your ward may have changed. Type your home address into the ward look up map to confirm your ward. Then go to the candidate list below and select your ward to view the candidates.
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.
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.
More information on candidates and their platforms can be found by visiting candidate websites or other resources.
Find out who is running in your ward.
- Select your ward.
- Select an office (mayor, councillor, public or separate school board trustee).
- Click on the "submit" button
Clear filters - click on the "View all candidates" link.
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Viewing 111 candidates for Councillor. Clear
|Ward||Office||Candidate name||Status||Contact information|
|Ward 1||Ward 1 councillor candidate||Tom Antonick||Date accepted: Sep 8, 2021||
|Ward 1||Ward 1 councillor candidate||Chris Blatch||Date accepted: Sep 16, 2021||
|Ward 1||Ward 1 councillor candidate||John Filp||Date accepted: Sep 2, 2021||
|Ward 1||Ward 1 councillor candidate||Jacob McGregor||Date accepted: Jan 4, 2021||
|Ward 1||Ward 1 councillor candidate||Gaz Qamar||Date accepted: Feb 3, 2021||
|Ward 1||Ward 1 councillor candidate||Shauna Sears||Date accepted: Sep 16, 2021||
|Ward 1||Ward 1 councillor candidate||Sonya Sharp||Date accepted: Jul 21, 2021||
|Ward 1||Ward 1 councillor candidate||Ward Sutherland (Withdrawn)||Date accepted: Feb 26, 2021 Date withdrawn: Aug 16, 2021||
|Ward 1||Ward 1 councillor candidate||Larry Tweedale||Date accepted: Sep 7, 2021||
|Ward 1||Ward 1 councillor candidate||Steve Webb||Date accepted: Aug 3, 2021||
|Ward 2||Ward 2 councillor candidate||Francis Aranha||Date accepted: Jan 15, 2021||
|Ward 2||Ward 2 councillor candidate||Joe Magliocca||Date accepted: Sep 9, 2021||
|Ward 2||Ward 2 councillor candidate||Sareen Singh||Date accepted: Aug 4, 2021||
|Ward 2||Ward 2 councillor candidate||Ronald Allan Taylor (Withdrawn)||Date accepted: Feb 16, 2021 Date withdrawn: Sep 15, 2021||
|Ward 2||Ward 2 councillor candidate||Kim (Dong) Tyers||Date accepted: Jan 7, 2021||
|Ward 2||Ward 2 councillor candidate||Theo van Besouw||Date accepted: Jan 12, 2021||
|Ward 2||Ward 2 councillor candidate||Jennifer Wyness||Date accepted: Mar 10, 2021||
|Ward 3||Ward 3 councillor candidate||Hamayun Akbar||Date accepted: Jul 6, 2021||
|Ward 3||Ward 3 councillor candidate||Tariq Khan (Withdrawn)||Date accepted: Apr 22, 2021 Date withdrawn: Jun 29, 2021||
|Ward 3||Ward 3 councillor candidate||Jun Lin||Date accepted: Jun 8, 2021||
|Ward 3||Ward 3 councillor candidate||Ian McAnerin||Date accepted: May 10, 2021||
|Ward 3||Ward 3 councillor candidate||Jasmine Mian||Date accepted: Jan 21, 2021||
|Ward 3||Ward 3 councillor candidate||Gurbir S. Nijjar||Date accepted: Mar 31, 2021||
|Ward 3||Ward 3 councillor candidate||Nate Pike||Date accepted: Jan 20, 2021||
|Ward 3||Ward 3 councillor candidate||Kumar Sharma||Date accepted: Apr 21, 2021||
|Ward 3||Ward 3 councillor candidate||Brent Trenholm||Date accepted: Jan 14, 2021||
|Ward 4||Ward 4 councillor candidate||Sean Chu||Date accepted: Jan 7, 2021||
|Ward 4||Ward 4 councillor candidate||Daniel James (DJ) Kelly||Date accepted: May 26, 2021||
|Ward 4||Ward 4 councillor candidate||Angela McIntyre||Date accepted: Feb 1, 2021||
|Ward 4||Ward 4 councillor candidate||Shane Roberts||Date accepted: Aug 5, 2021||