Nomination Period :
Nomination forms may be filed by candidates starting Monday May 2, 2022 and on any day thereafter prior to Nomination Day when the Clerks Office is open ( Monday to Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.). Nomination day is Friday August 19, 2022, nomination forms may be filed between 9:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. on this day. After 2:00 p.m. nominations can no longer be filed. All nominations must be made in person at the Township Office.
A person is qualified to be elected to hold office, who, as of the day their nomination is filed is :
Are You Entitled to Vote?
A person is entitled to vote in a municipal election if on Voting Day ( October 24, 2022), they;
Eligible College and University Students:
The place where a student’s family resides is also their residence unless they have moved with the intention of changing their permanent lodging. A student may vote in the municipality where they are temporarily residing while attending school as well as at their permanent home in a different municipality, provided that he or she has not abandoned the family home.
Persons Prohibited From Voting:
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Effective May 1, 2018, new rules have been placed on advertisements during municipal election periods. From May 2, 2022 to October 24, 2022, no paid advertisements can be made to support or oppose a candidate or a question on the ballot for the municipal election unless that person is a registered candidate or registered third party advertiser.
Who Can Register as a Third Party Advertiser?
A registered third party advertiser is an individual, corporation, trade union, or other body that advertises to support or oppose a candidate or a question on the ballot for the municipal election. A registered third party is subject to many of the same requirements as that of a candidate, including filing registration papers, expense limits and financial statements, and other legislations and by-laws.
No election advertising outside of a candidate or registered third party is permitted.
A third party may register with the Clerk from May 2, 2022 to October 21, 2022. There is no registration fee for third party advertisers, but the Clerk must examine the registration, and then certify the notice of registration if deemed compliant, or reject the registration.
The following are not permitted to register:
If third party advertisers what to advertise in more than one municipality, they will be required to register in each municipality. This includes newspaper publications that originate in one municipality but are delivered to multiple municipalities.
For more information view the 2022 Third Party Advertisers’ Guide.
Anyone can vote in a municipal election who, on the day of the election, is:
Nomination papers for school boards must be obtained and filed with the Clerk at the appropriate Municipal Office.
(1) School Board Trustee – English Public (File with the Municipality of Powassan)
(1) School Board Trustee – English Separate ( File with the Town of Bracebridge)
(1) School Board Trustee – French Public (File with the Township of East Ferris)
(1) School Board Trustee-French Separate (File with the City of Barrie)
Once again the Township will be using internet and telephone voting to conduct the election. Starting at 10:00a.m. on Tuesday October 11th until 8:00p.m. on Monday October 24th, voters will be able to vote from anywhere they can access the internet or telephone. You will be required to use a pin that is mailed to you by the Township, along with your date of birth to access your ballot.
If you need assistance with voting we will have a telephone and computer set up at the office, as well as have staff on hand that can assist you with voting or any other inquires.
Voting Help Centre Hours:
October 11 10:00 am to 4:00 p.m.
October 12 -14 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
October 17-21 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
October 24 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
We can also be reached at 705-342-5856 during this time.
If you think that you qualify to vote but did not receive your PIN in the mail please contact the Township office in person, at Election2022@carling.ca or by phone at 705-342-5856.
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664 - ELECTED
764 - ELECTED
James (Jim) Douglas Smith
644 - ELECTED
Near North District School Board - Zone 3
240 ( Carling Only)
486 (Carling Only)
Simcoe Muskoka Catholic District School Board
Conseil Scolaire Public Du Nord
Conseil Scolaire Catholique MonAvenir
16 Echo Point Road , Nobel ON, P0G 1G0, email@example.com
38 Rockcliffe Drive, Nobel ON, P0G 1G0, firstname.lastname@example.org, 416-402-4190
128 Snug Harbour Road, Nobel, ON P0G 1G0. email@example.com, 705-746-0620
17 Snug Haven Road, Nobel, ON, P0G 1G0, firstname.lastname@example.org, 705-342-1268
6 Woodys Lane, Nobel, ON, P0G 1G0, email@example.com, 705-342-7582
11 Hares Road, Nobel, ON, P0G 1G0, firstname.lastname@example.org, 705-342-9400 / 416-523-9404
52 Remy Bay Road, Nobel, ON, P0G 1G0, email@example.com, 705-342-5775 / 519-830-7949
Island 74C, Carling Township, ON, P0G 1G0, firstname.lastname@example.org, 647-407-4515
7 Wawanaisa Road, Nobel, ON, P0G 1G0, email@example.com, 705-774-6690
James (Jim) Douglas Smith
219 Shebeshekong Road, Nobel, ON, POG 1G0, firstname.lastname@example.org, 705-774-4125
220 Dillon Road, Nobel, ON, P0G 1G0, email@example.com, 705-773-3582
2 Westwind Trail, Nobel, ON, P0G 1G0, firstname.lastname@example.org, 416-985-1727
Nominations are open until August 19, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. Nominations will be examined and certified by 4:00 p.m. on August 22, 2022.
Nomination for the English Public – Near North District School Board -Zone 3
Nomination for the English Separate- Simcoe Muskoka Catholic District School Board
Aidan Harold – 15 Carol Street, Lake of Bays, ON, P0B 1A0, email@example.com, 289-990-1455
Joshua Boutotte – 195 Covered Bridge Trail, Bracebridge, ON, P1L 1Y3, firstname.lastname@example.org, 705-706-5596
Nomination for the French Public – Conseil Scolaire Public Du Nord -Certified
Bruce Cazabon – Acclaimed
Nomination for the French Separate – Conseil Scolaire Catholique MonAvenir
Claire Thibideau – 158 Hammer Ouest, Barrie, ON L4N 7S1, email@example.com, 705-309-7295
The 2018 municipal election took place on October 22. Results are below. The next election will take place October 24, 2022.
|Candidate||Position||Number of Votes|
Sidney (Sid) Bruce Larson
Allan Roy Milligan
|Candidate||Number of Votes|
Conseil Scolaire MonAvenir Trustee-Ward 64 (1 to be elected ) French Language Public District Board
Near North District School Board Trustee –Ward 3 (1 to be elected)
Simcoe Muskoka Catholic District School Board Trustee – Ward 4 ( 1 to be elected)
Conseil Scolaire Public Nord Est de l’Ontario Trustee - Zone A (1 to be elected)
Each municipality and school board must appoint a compliance audit committee. Every Candidate and registered advertiser must file a financial statement reporting contributions and expenses. The committee only meets when an audit application is received.
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