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RESULT OF THE BY-ELECTION 2019 

  • Result of the addition of the votes
  • Public Notice of the result of the Election


BY-ELECTION 2019
CANDIDATES TO SEAT #1  

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PUBLIC NOTICE

  PUBLIC NOTICE - By-Election of October 6th, 2019 (Addendum of August 12th, 2019)

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

  VOTING BY MAIL - Information for electors

  VOTING BY MAIL - Instructions for the elector or qualified voter

  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 July 19th:

    • 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 August 23rd, 2019 and September 6th, 2019 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 AUGUST 23rd, 2019 TO SEPTEMBER 6th, 2019

  • Period to file your nomination papers for Councillor, Seat # 1
  • September 6th , 4:30 p.m is the deadline to file your nomination papers as a candidate
  • Proclamation of candidate or candidates elected without opposition

SEPTEMBER 6th, 2019

  • Returning Officer deposits the electoral list

SEPTEMBER 16th AND SEPTEMBER 17th, 2019

  • Revision of electoral list

September 16th - From 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
September 17th - 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

SEPTEMBER 18th, 2019

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

SEPTEMBER 19th, 2019

  • Mailing of the ballots to vote by mail

SEPTEMBER 29th, 2019

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

SEPTEMBER 30th, 2019

  • The electors who can vote by mail and who have not received the ballot paper(s) will be able to contact the Municipal Office at 450 562-0701 between 9 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.

OCTOBER 4th, 2019

  • The ballot paper(s) will have to be received at the Municipal Office no later than 4:30 p.m.

OCTOBER 6th, 2019

  • 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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