Election 2018 - Information for Voters

Monday, October 22, 2018 is election day for municipalities and school boards across Ontario. This election includes the election of Collingwood Council including the position of Mayor, Deputy Mayor, and seven Councillors, as well as school board trustees. A full list of candidates is available at www.collingwood.ca/election/candidate-list.
New this election, voters will cast their ballot using the Internet or Telephone.  These methods provide flexibility, which allows for a longer voting period than traditional voting. It is also more convenient, more accessible, better enables electors to exercise their right to vote, and results are available sooner than the previous vote by mail voting system, with complete accuracy. Voting will open at 10:00 a.m. on October 12 and run until 8:00 p.m. on October 22, 2018. 

Need help or want to learn more about how to vote using the Internet or Telephone? Click on the link below to watch a short video or come to an upcoming information session.

Video: How to cast your ballot using the Internet

Upcoming Internet and Telephone Voting Information Sessions:

Tuesday, August 28 at 7:00 p.m.
Town of Blue Mountains - Town Hall, Council Chambers
32 Mill Street, Thornbury, ON

Friday, August 31 at 1:00 p.m.
Town of Collingwood - Collingwood Public Library, 3rd Floor
55 Ste. Marie Street, Collingwood, ON

Let us know if you are interested in booking an information session for your organization by contacting us at election@collingwood.ca or 705-445-1030.

Are you on the Voter's List?

Confirm you are on the list and your information is accurate by visiting VoterLookup.ca. VoterLookup provides you the ability to confirm and/or update of your information, including your qualifying address, mailing address, and school board support. You will be receiving instructions on how to vote by mail. Please be sure to verify your mailing address to ensure you receive the necessary information to vote.  
Have questions on eligibility to vote, not sure what schoolboard you are eligible to vote for, or how you can support or contribute to a candidate? Visit the Ministry of Municipal Affairs - Voters' Guide for details.

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