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 197 candidates.
|Ward||Office||Candidate name||Status||Contact information|
|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||
|Ward 5||Ward 5 councillor candidate||George Chahal (Withdrawn)||Date accepted: Feb 11, 2021 Date withdrawn: Aug 20, 2021||
|Ward 5||Ward 5 councillor candidate||Anand James Chetty||Date accepted: Jan 27, 2021||
|Ward 5||Ward 5 councillor candidate||Raj Dhaliwal||Date accepted: Jul 7, 2021||
|Ward 5||Ward 5 councillor candidate||Tudor Dinca||Date accepted: Jul 27, 2021||
|Ward 5||Ward 5 councillor candidate||Tariq Khan||Date accepted: Jun 29, 2021||
|Ward 5||Ward 5 councillor candidate||Tahir Merali||Date accepted: Aug 4, 2021||
|Ward 5||Ward 5 councillor candidate||Aryan Sadat||Date accepted: Apr 14, 2021||
|Ward 5||Ward 5 councillor candidate||Stan Sandhu||Date accepted: Jul 21, 2021||
|Ward 6||Ward 6 councillor candidate||Lana Bentley||Date accepted: May 18, 2021||
|Ward 6||Ward 6 councillor candidate||Jeff Davison (Withdrawn)||Date accepted: Jan 25, 2021 Date withdrawn: May 25, 2021||
|Ward 6||Ward 6 councillor candidate||Duane Hall||Date accepted: Sep 16, 2021||
|Ward 6||Ward 6 councillor candidate||Sanjeev Kad||Date accepted: Jan 11, 2021||
|Ward 6||Ward 6 councillor candidate||Richard Pootmans||Date accepted: May 18, 2021||
|Ward 7||Ward 7 councillor candidate||Greg Amoruso||Date accepted: Aug 26, 2021||
|Ward 7||Ward 7 councillor candidate||Daria Bogdanov||Date accepted: Feb 4, 2021||
|Ward 7||Ward 7 councillor candidate||Matt Lalonde||Date accepted: Jun 2, 2021||
|Ward 7||Ward 7 councillor candidate||Heather McRae||Date accepted: Jan 4, 2021||
|Ward 7||Ward 7 councillor candidate||Marilyn North Peigan||Date accepted: Mar 3, 2021||
|Ward 7||Ward 7 councillor candidate||Benjamin Shepherd||Date accepted: Apr 14, 2021||
|Ward 7||Ward 7 councillor candidate||Erin Waite||Date accepted: Apr 8, 2021||
|Ward 7||Ward 7 councillor candidate||Derek Williams||Date accepted: May 4, 2021||
|Ward 7||Ward 7 councillor candidate||Terry Wong||Date accepted: Apr 27, 2021||
|Ward 8||Ward 8 councillor candidate||Monique Auffrey||Date accepted: Jun 8, 2021||
|Ward 8||Ward 8 councillor candidate||Paul Bergmann||Date accepted: Jan 28, 2021||
|Ward 8||Ward 8 councillor candidate||Stefan Bleau (Withdrawn)||Date accepted: May 5, 2021 Date withdrawn: Sep 13, 2021||
|Ward 8||Ward 8 councillor candidate||Gary Bobrovitz||Date accepted: Jul 6, 2021||