Voter Information

Voting day for the 2018 Oakville municipal election will take place on Monday, October 22, 2018, between 10 a.m. and 8 p.m. Advance voting information and all voting locations will be made available on or before August 2018.

Visit the accessibility page to find out more information on the town's commitment to administering an accessible election for everyone involved.

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A person is entitled to be an elector at an election held in a local municipality if, on voting day, he or she:

  • resides in the local municipality or is the owner or tenant of land there, or is the spouse of such owner or tenant;
  • is a Canadian citizen;
  • is at least 18 years old; and
  • is not prohibited from voting by law under the prohibitions listed below, or otherwise by law.

Owners of multiple properties in Oakville are only able to vote once in the ward of their primary residence.

The following are prohibited from voting:

  • a person who is serving a sentence of imprisonment in a penal or correctional institution;
  • a corporation;
  • a person acting as executor or trustee or in any other representative capacity, except as a voting proxy
  • a person who was convicted of the corrupt practice described in subsection 90(3), if voting day in the current election is less than five years after voting day in the election in respect of which he or she was convicted.

Identification and your voter information notice is all you need!

Acceptable forms of identification include:

  • Driver’s licence
  • Ontario photo card
  • Current utility bill
  • Current bank or credit card statement
  • Current insurance policy

Visit the Ministry of Municipal Affairs for the full list of acceptable voter identification.

Voter information notices will be mailed out in September.

On October 22 you can vote at any one location in your ward!
 

If you can't vote on voting day, you can vote at any one of the advance voting locations. Dates and times for advance voting will be available in September.

New ward boundaries for the 2018 municipal election