The Town of Midland conducts Municipal Elections for the election of Municipal Council members and School Board Trustees every four years.
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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) 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
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 Package Documents
|Candidate Information Package 2018|
Nomination Paper Form 1 2018
Endorsement Form 2
Maximum Campaign Expenditures
Form EL37A Max Campaign Expenses
Form EL37B - Max Contributions - Own Campaign
Form EL37C - Max Expenses - Parties - Candidate
Form EL14 Candidates Declaration
|Form EL19 Withdrawal of Nomination|
Council Ward Boundaries Map 2018
2011-80 Election Signs By-law
2018 Candidates guide for Ontario municipal council & school board elections
Use of Corporate Resources during Municipal Election Campaign Period
2018 Election Procedures For Tabulators
Council Commitments and Committees
Candidates for Mayor and Deputy Mayor COS Info Sheet 2018
Candidate Information Session
The Ministry of Municipal Affairs held an information session on Wednesday, April 18, 2018, at the North Simcoe Sports and Recreation Centre in Midland.
Below is the presentation from that night.
Candidate Information Session Presentation - April 18, 2018
Catholic School Trustee Candidate Information Session
Monday, May 28, 2018 @ 5:30 pm
Board Room, Catholic Education Centre - 46 Alliance Blvd, Barrie
2011-80 Election Sign By-law
So you want to run for Council in 2018? - AMO Online Course
Third Party Information
|School Board Trustees - English|
OESC Change the Future - English
OESC Making a Difference for Kids - English
| School Board Trustees - French|
OESC Change the Future - French
OESC Making a Difference for Kids - French
Municipal Elections Act Changes
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.