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Municipal Election 2022


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Nominations are open from Monday, May 2, 2022 to Friday, August 19, 2022 at 2 p.m.  To run for the office of Mayor, Councillor or School Board Trustee for the 2022 municipal election, candidates must file a nomination paper.  Until you file a nomination paper, you cannot raise or spend any money on your campaign.


As per Section 32 of the Municipal Elections Act, notice is hereby given for anyone proposing to be a candidate in the Municipal Election on October 24, 2022. Section 33(1) of the Act provides that a person may be nominated for an office by filing nomination papers in the Clerk’s Office in person or by an agent.

Nomination Form Dates Time
The nomination form shall be on the prescribed Form 1


Must be completed and filed in person or by an agent with the Clerk. Do not sign the declaration until in the presence of the Clerk or Designate.


May 2, 2022 to August 18, 2022

During regular office hours
Nomination Day:

August 19, 2022


9:00 am to 2:00pm

The prescribed nomination fee of $200.00 for the office of Mayor and $100.00 for the position of Councillor or Trustee must accompany the nomination form.  Facsimiles or electronic documents will not be accepted.  Nominations will be accepted for the following offices:

Village of South River

  • One (1) Mayor
  • Four (4) Councillors

Candidates Guide


Boards of Education, pursuant to the Education Act and Regulations, shall determine by April 3, 2022 the numbers of trustees and the distribution of the trustees in geographic areas across their jurisdictions to be elected to the respective boards. Nominations may be filed in the office of the clerk in the municipality with the largest electoral population for the respective board in the geographic area within which the municipality is located.

School Board Candidate Information

For further information, please contact the South River Municipal Office during regular office hours.

Don McArthur Clerk-Administrator
63 Marie St. South River, ON P0A 1X0
Phone (705) 386-2573  


Information Session for

Municipal Election Candidates

 Municipal Council Candidates or Potential Candidates interested in running in the

2022 Municipal Election

are invited to attend a FREE Candidate Information Session in person on:

Thursday, April 21, 2022

6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Armour, Ryerson & Burk’s Falls Memorial Arena

Karl Crozier Community Hall

220 Centre Street, Burk’s Falls

 or virtually via Zoom from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. by emailing to register

This session is hosted by the Municipalities of the Almaguin Highlands.

The Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing will be presenting information on:

Nomination Process

Financial Filing

Campaign Period

Duties and Responsibilities of Candidates


What does it take to run for council?

What should I know before I run?

This information session is open to all East Parry Sound Municipalities