Election 2020

Municipal Election 2020

Call for Nominations:

The 2020 Municipal Elections are fast approaching. Please see the Notice of Call for Nomination.

Nominations will be open from August 19th, 2020 until 4:00 p.m. on October 7th, 2020.

Nomination Papers along with a Public Disclosure Statement and a Criminal Record Check & Bylaw can be submitted to the Town Office at 201 Main Street, Kelvington Saskatchewan during regular business hours of 8:30 am to 4:30 pm (closed from 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm) from August 19th to October 6th and from 8:30 am – 4:00 pm on October 7, 2020 (Nomination Day).

Deadline to withdraw nominations: October 8th, 2020 by 4:00 p.m.

Please note: Completed Nomination papers must be accompanied by completed Public Disclosure Statements and Criminal Record Checks. 

Nomination Day: October 7th, 2020

If there are more than one nomination standing for offices after 4:00 p.m. on October 8th, we will have an election.

If there is one nomination for each office, those persons shall be declared acclimated (elected by default) and there will be no election.

If there are no nominations, a second call for nominations will be advertised.

If there is an election, it will take place as follows:

Advance Poll: to be announced

Election Day: Monday, November 9th, 2020 at the Kelvington Legion Hall, 208 First Ave west

Candidate Eligibility:

Persons eligible for nomination as a candidate in an urban municipality must:

  • be at least 18 years old on Election Day;
  • be a Canadian Citizen;
  • have resided in the Town for at least three consecutive months immediately preceding the date nomination paper is submitted; and have resided in Saskatchewan for at least six consecutive months immediately preceding the date nomination paper is submitted.

More information can be found on the Government of Saskatchewan website:

www.saskatchewan.ca/government/municipal-administration/elections/running-for-municipal-office

The Municipal Council Member’s Handbook is also a great resource to learn what to expect during your term of office.