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The Town of Midland conducts Municipal Elections for the election of Municipal Council members and School Board Trustees every four years.

        Election Day is October 22, 2018     

​Thinking of running in the
2018 Municipal Election?

Candidates interested in running may seek nomination for the following offices:

(1) Mayor
(1) Deputy Mayor
​(3) Councillor Ward 1
(3) Councillor Ward 2

(1) Councillor Ward 3


School Board Trustees for 4 School Boards 

(endorsements not required)​


The nomination period begins
May 1 and closes on July 27, 2018 (Nomination Day) 

The Clerk's Office will be accepting Nomination Papers:


May 1 to July 26, 2018  - 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

July 27, 2018 - 9:00 am to 2:00 pm


​​Notice of Municipal Elections 2018

Ward 1

Ward 2​​

Ward 3​​

NEW for 2018
Nominations must be endorsed by at
least twenty-five (25) persons and the endorsers may endorse more than one nomination. 

The person endorsing a nomination must be eligible to vote in an election for an office within the municipality, if a regular election was held on the day that the person endorses the nomination.


​Candidate Information Sessions

  The Ministry of Municipal Affairs will be holding an information session

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

6:30 to 8:30 pm

North Simcoe Sports and Recreation Centre

All potential candidates are encouraged to attend to learn more about
the Municipal Election process.​

Candidate Resources

2018 Candidate Information Session

​2011-80 Election Sign By-law​

So you want to run for Council in 2018? - AMO Online Course​​

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2014 Official Results​​

Municipal Elections Act Changes

Bill 181, The Municipal Elections Modernization Act, 2016, came into effect June 9, 2016 and makes changes to the Municipal Elections Act, 1996 for the 2018 municipal election.

For an overview of these changes visit the Ministry of Municipal Affairs website or see the updated Municipal Elections Act.​​