2022 Local Government Elections

2022 Local Government Elections

The 2022 General Local Elections will be held on October 15, 2022.

Key dates

Election period
The period beginning January 1 of an election year until 29 days before General Voting Day. Campaigns must report all expenses incurred during the election period.
Saturday, January 1, 2022 – Friday, September 16, 2022
Nomination period
The period for candidates to submit their nominations to local election officials.
Tuesday, August 30, 2022 – Friday, September 9, 2022

Pre-campaign period
At the beginning of this period election advertising rules come into force and continue through General Voting Day.

Monday, July 18, 2022 – Friday, September 16, 2022
Campaign period
The period that begins on the 28th day before General Voting Day and ends at the close of voting on General Voting Day. Candidate and third party expense limits apply during this period.
Saturday, September 17, 2022 – Saturday, October 15, 2022
General Voting Day Saturday, October 15, 2022
Campaign financing disclosure statement filing deadline Friday, January 13, 2023
Campaign financing disclosure statement late filing deadline with $500 late filing fee Monday, February 13, 2023

Election Documents