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BY-ELECTION 2016

CANDIDATES TO SEAT #3

 

Barbara Fraser McGaw

Jean Lipari

Jason Morrison

Jean Perrier

 


PUBLIC NOTICE

 

  PUBLIC NOTICE - By-Election of October 23th, 2016

  PUBLIC NOTICE - to the sole owners of an immovable, the sole occupants of a business establishment, the undivides co-owners of an immovable, and the co-occupant of a business establisment.

  VOTING BY MAIL - Information for electors

  PUBLIC NOTICE - of the poll

  PUBLIC NOTICE - of the revision of the municipal list of electors

 

 


 

TO VOTE

Qualified elector

To be a qualified elector, you must:

  • be 18 years old on polling day,

AND

  • On August 12th:

    • be a Canadian citizen;
    • not be under curatorship;
    • not have been found guilty of an offence that is a corrupt electoral practice;
  • And at that same date, you must meet one of the following two conditions: 

    • be domiciled in the municipality and have been domiciled in Québec for at least six months;
    • have been, for at least 12 months, the owner of an immovable or the occupant of a business establishment situated on the territory of the municipality.

An elector who is not domiciled in the municipality, but who is the owner of an immovable or the occupant of a business establishment situated on the territory of the municipality must transmit a signed form to the municipality asking to be added to the list of electors.
( form SMRC-9.2)

Persons who are co-owners of an immovable or co-occupants of a business establishment must designate from among themselves, by means of a power of attorney sent to the municipality, only one person who can be entered on the list of electors.
( form SMRC-9.1)

In Wentworth, voting by mail is possible for voters registered on the electoral list as non-domiciled.  A written request must be submitted in order to do so.

Participate in the development of your community by exercising your voting right!

 


 

 

TO BE A CANDIDATE

 

According to the law, every person, eligible to be registered on the electoral list and who resides continuously or not on the territory of the municipality can apply.  It is your responsibility to verify if you are eligible before filing your application to become a member of your Municipal council.

In order to be a candidate for a member of the municipal council, a Nomination Paper must be completed.  The Nomination Papers must be properly filled out and filed at the office of the Returning Officer at 114 Louisa Road, Wentworth between September 9th, 2016 and September 23th, 2016 from Monday to Friday between 9 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. ( form SM-29 VA)

The municipal elected representatives are essential actors in the development of a future vision regarding economic , environmental, cultural and territorial development.

 

For more information, consult the guide « Running as a candidate for municipal elections »

 


 


DATES TO REMEMBER

FROM SEPTEMBER 9th, 2016 TO SEPTEMBER 23rd, 2016

  • Period to file your nomination papers for Councillor, Seat # 3;
  • September 5th , 4:30 p.m is the deadline to file your nomination papers as a candidate;
  • Proclamation of candidate or candidates elected without opposition.

SEPTEMBER 23rd, 2016

  • Returning Officer deposits the electoral list.

OCTOBER 3rd AND OCTOBER 4th, 2016

  • Revision of electoral list

October 3rd - From 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
October 4th - From 2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. AND From 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
At the Municipal Office - 114, Louisa Road, Wentworth.

OCTOBER 5th, 2016

  • Electoral list enters into force. Those who are not registered will not be allowed to vote.

OCTOBER 6th, 2016

  • Mailing of the ballots to vote by mail.

OCTOBER 16th, 2016

  • Advance poll from Noon to 8:00 p.m. at the Community Center - 86, Louisa Road, Wentworth.

OCTOBER 23rd, 2016

  • Election day from 10a.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Community Center- 86, Louisa Road, Wentworth.

Ballot counting of all the votes starting at 8:00 p.m. (advance poll, vote by mail and regular poll)

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