Election 2021


Municipal and School Board elections occur every four years on the third Monday in October. The next election will be held on October 18, 2021.

The nomination period for the 2021 municipal and school board election is open. Prospective candidates can file their nominations and paperwork between January 4 and September 20, 2021 at noon. These forms can be found online on the Municipal Affairs website.

To make arrangements to file your Nomination for Fort McMurray Roman Catholic Separate School Trustee, please call 780-799-5700.


A person is eligible to vote in a school board trustee election if they:

  • are at least 18 years of age;
  • are a Canadian citizen; and
  • reside in Alberta and their place of residence is located in the school board’s boundaries on election day.

A person can be nominated as a school board trustee in any election if they:

  • are eligible to vote in the election;
  • have been a resident of the local jurisdiction and the ward for the six consecutive months immediately preceding nomination day; and
  • are not otherwise ineligible.

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