Municipal Election 2017

Municipal Election 2017

On Monday, October 16, 2017, residents of the Town of Hinton will elect a Mayor and 6 Councillors. 

For Candidates:


Nomination papers are available at the front desk at the Town Office, 2nd Floor, 131 Civic Centre Road during nomination period

Nomination Day is Monday September 18, 2017 from 10 AM - 12 PM

To be Eligible for nomination, you must:

  • Eligible to vote in the election
  • A resident of Hinton for the 6 consecutive months immediately preceding nomination day 
  • Not otherwise ineligible or disqualified

For Voters

Important Dates:

Advance Vote
Saturday, October 7, 2017
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Dr Duncan Murray Recreation Centre | 805 Switzer Drive

Advance Vote
Wednesday, October 11, 2017
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Dr Duncan Murray Recreation Centre | 805 Switzer Drive

Election Day
Monday, October 16, 2017
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Hinton Community Centre | 965 Switzer Drive
 
Organizational Meeting & Swearing in Ceremony
Tuesday, October 24, 2017
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Council Chambers | 2nd Floor, 131 Civic Centre Road

Remember: Right ID, Right to Vote



Find out more about the ID requirements by viewing this document from the Government of Alberta Municipal Affairs

Ways to Get Involved: 


Employment Opportunity
Join the Municipal Election Team!

There are multiple openings for Election Workers for the 2017 Municipal Election Advance Polls and Election Day. Local residents are invited to apply to the Town of Hinton for the following dates:

Saturday, October 7, 2017 
Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Monday, October 16, 2017


Please note that you will be required to attend a mandatory paid training session on October 2, 2017.

Application forms are available at the Town Office (2nd Floor, 131 Civic Centre Road) and by clicking here.