Municipal Election 2017

Nomination Day – Monday, September 18, 2017

Information for Voters

The next Municipal Election is Monday, October 16, 2017. The Town will have one voting station, located in the Library Learning Centre Community Room (5300 55 St. Close), and open 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

The office of Mayor and six councillors will be elected for a four year term.

The election of Catholic School Board trustees will also take place at the Innisfail voting station on Election Day.

 A person is eligible to vote in an election if he or she:

  1. Is at least 18 years old,
  2. Is a Canadian citizen, and
  3. Has resided in Alberta for the six consecutive months immediately preceding election day and the person’s place of residence is located in the area on Election Day.

Advance voting will take place in the Library Learning Centre Community Room (5300 55 St. Close) on the following dates:

  1. Friday, October 6 | 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  2. Saturday, October 7 | 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  3. Saturday, October 14 | 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Information for Candidates

If you're considering running for Innisfail Town Council, or would like to learn more about the process of becoming an elected official, please refer to the Candidates Guide to Running for Municipal Office in Alberta.

Running for Municipal Office in Alberta

New for 2017: Register to Collect Campaign Contributions

If you plan to run for Innisfail Town Council in 2017, you must register with the Town before you collect any campaign contributions. This applies only to candidates collecting third-party contributions and not to candidates funding their own campaign exclusively (up to a maximum of $10,000).

To register, print and complete the following form. Your signature must be witnessed by a Commissioner for Oaths. Commissioner for Oaths services are available at the Town Office (4943 53 St.) for no fee at the time your form is submitted.

Candidate Registration Form