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2018 Municipal Election

sarnia votesThe 2018 municipal and school board election in the City of Sarnia will be held using internet and telephone voting only.

Voting will begin on Thursday, October 11 at 9:00 a.m. You can vote 24/7 until 8:00 p.m. on Monday, October 22, 2018. Eligible electors can vote using a telephone, computer, cell phone, iPad, tablet, or laptop. 

The City Clerk conducts elections for the following offices:

City Council:

  • Mayor (1)
  • City/County Councillors (4)
  • City Councillors (4)

 

School Board Trustees:

  • Lambton Kent District School Board (3) 
  • St. Clair Catholic District School Board (2)
  • Conseil Scolaire Viamonde (French Public School Board) (1)
  • Conseil Scolaire Catholique Providence (French Catholic School Board) (1)

 

Official Lists of Candidates

 

Voter Help Centres

If you do not have access to a device to vote online or if you require assistance, you may visit Sarnia City Hall from October 11 to October 22 from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm weekdays, and on Saturdays 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. 

The following locations will provide voter assistance on Monday, October 22, 2018 from 4:00 pm until 8:00 pm: Sarnia City Hall, Clearwater Arena, St. Patrick’s Catholic High School, and Bright’s Grove Public School.

 

City of Sarnia 2018 Municipal Election: Telephone Voting

City of Sarnia 2018 Municipal Election: Internet Voting

 

 

voter look up

Voter Look Up Tool for Municipal Election 2018

voterlookup.ca is the easiest way to ensure you are on the list to vote for the upcoming municipal election.

  • Go to www.voterlookup.ca
  • You will need the following on hand:  your property address or assessment roll number and your full name and date of birth.
  • Enter either your personal information or your assessment roll number.  Click Next.  You may be asked to confirm additional information.  Simply follow the prompts that appear. You’re done!

 

Election Workers

The City of Sarnia will be hiring approximately 65 election workers for the 2018 municipal election. Election workers will provide support at Voter Help Centres and will visit retirement residences and long-term care homes to provide devices and to assist voters.

Workers must commit to a training session. Several workers will be required to staff the Voter Help Centre at City Hall from October 11- 22, while the majority of election workers will work on the final day of voting, October 22, when three additional Voter Help Centres will be open.

The following positions will be hired:

  • Greeters
  • Election Assistants – Assist voters using City-provided  devices or voter devices (i.e. cell or tablet), and/or assist Election Officials
  • Election Officials – Delegated powers of the Clerk to amend the voters list and issue new PINs

 

Apply to be an election worker at the following link: https://workerapplication.voterview.ca/3829

 

Public Information Sessions for Internet and Telephone Voting

Date

Time

Location

Wednesday, September 19

10:00 – 11:00  a.m. and

7:00 – 8:00 p.m. 

Sarnia City Hall, Council Chambers
255 Christina Street North

 

Information Packages

Click here to access the 2018 Council Candidates Information Package.

Click here to access the 2018 School Board Candidates Information Package.

Click here to access the 2018 Third Party Advertisers Information Package.

 

Ontario Municipal & School Board Elections Toolkit toolkit

 

More Information

For more information please contact the Clerks Department by phone 519-332-0330 ext. 3320 or email clerks@sarnia.ca

 

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