Elections

Municipal and School Board Elections are held every four years in Ontario, with the next election schedule for October 2022. This election includes the election of Collingwood Council including the position of Mayor, Deputy Mayor, and seven Councillors, as well as school board trustees.

Federal Election Information

The 2019 Canadian federal election is scheduled to take place on October 21, 2019. 

Electors have many options to vote in the upcoming federal election, including at their assigned polling station on election day (Monday, October 21) or during advance polling days (Friday, October 11 to Monday, October 14). They can also vote at any Elections Canada office across Canada or by mail (deadlines apply). Find out more here.

Elections Canada offices are now open in each of the 338 federal electoral districts. Electors can visit any Elections Canada office to get information, register, or vote.

All Canadian citizens who are at least 18 years old on election day are eligible to vote. To vote, they must:

Be registered. Most electors are already registered. To register online or to check or update their voter registration, electors can visit elections.ca/register. They can also visit an Elections Canada office, or call us at 1-800-463-6868 to request a mail-in registration form. Electors can register at any time between now and October 15. If they miss this deadline, they can register at the polls on election day, just before they vote.
Show proof of their identity and address. There are many different pieces of identification that can be used to prove identity and address. The full list is available online.

For more information please visit Elections Canada at elections.ca

Federal Election Signs in Collingwood
The rules and regulations to Federal election signs posted within the Town of Collingwood can be found in Election Sign By-law 2018-024.