Alerts

The following important dates apply to the 2018 Municipal Election

Tuesday, May 1

First day for nominations to be filed (Forms 1 and 2) and for third party advertisers to register (Form 7);

Friday, July 27

Nomination Day – last day for nominations to be filed or withdrawn (by 2 p.m.);

Monday, July 30

Certification of nomination papers to be completed by 4 p.m., declaration of acclamations provided by 4 p.m., after candidates' certification voting proxy appointment forms can be filed (Form 3);  

Tuesday, Sept. 4

Voters' list available to certified candidates, revision period to add names  or correct information on Voters' List begins;

Wednesday, Sept. 19 & Thursday, Sept. 20

Public Open Houses on Ranked Ballot Voting; 

Tuesday, Sept. 25

Final expense limits provided to candidates and third party advertisers;

Saturday, Oct.13

Advance Voting Day and Internet Voting begins;

Friday, Oct. 19

Last day for third party advertisers to register;

Monday, Oct. 22

Voting Day and Internet Voting ends;

Saturday, Dec. 1

New council term begins; 

Monday, Dec. 31

Campaign period ends for candidates and third party advertisers and last day for candidates and third party advertisers to file a notice for an extension of their campaign period (Form 6);

Thursday, March 28, 2019

Last day for candidates and third party advertisers to apply to the Superior Court of Justice to extend the time to file their primary financial statement;

Thursday, March 29, 2019

Last day for candidates (Form 4) and third party advertisers (Form 8) to file their primary financial statement for the reporting period to December 31, 2018 – filing deadline is 2 p.m., last day for candidates and third party advertisers to notify the City Clerk of filing extension received from the Superior Court of Justice;

Monday, April 29, 2019

Last day for candidates and third party advertisers to file their primary financial statement during the 30-day grace period and pay the $500 late filing fee - deadline is 2 p.m. (penalties take effect as of 2:01 p.m.); 

Thursday, June 27, 2019

Last day for an elector to request a compliance audit on a primary financial statement of a candidate or third party advertiser; 

Tuesday, July 2, 2019

End of extension of campaign period for a candidate or third party advertiser;

Thursday, Sept. 26, 2019

Last day for candidates and third party advertisers to apply to the Superior Court of Justice to extend the time to file their supplementary financial statement;

Friday, Sept. 27, 2019

Last day for candidates and third party advertisers to file their supplementary financial statement for the reporting period to July 2, 2019 – filing deadline is 2 p.m. (only applies to those candidates and third party advertisers who filed a Form 6 to extend their campaign period), last day for candidates and third party advertisers to notify the City Clerk of filing extension received from the Superior Court of Justice;

Monday, Oct. 28, 2019

Last day for candidates (Forms 4 and 5) and third party advertisers (Forms 5 and 8) to file their supplementary financial statement during the 30-day grace period and pay the $500 late filing fee - deadline is 2 p.m. (penalties take effect as of 2:01 p.m.);

Friday, Dec. 27, 2019

Last day for an elector to request a compliance audit on a supplementary financial statement of a candidate or third party advertiser.