The town hosted two information sessions in April for those interested in running.
Nomination forms may be filed with the Clerk's department starting 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday, May 1, 2018 until Friday, July 27, 2018, at 2 p.m.
An appointment to register your nomination may be made during regular office hours (8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday to Friday) during the nomination period. There may be a delay for those individuals who do not make an appointment time as the registration process takes upwards of 20-30 minutes. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 905-338-4178 to book an appointment.
A candidate must register in person with the Town Clerk or designate prior to raising campaign funds or incurring campaign expenses.
Nomination forms must be filed in person as original signatures are required. To file a nomination, you must provide the following:
In order to register as a candidate for the office of Mayor or Councillor for the Town of Oakville, and to be elected to and to hold the office of Mayor, Town and Regional Councillor, or Town Councillor for the Town of Oakville, the following qualifications must be met:
Qualifications - Section 219 (1) (2) & (3) of the Education Act: