2014 Municipal Election

IMPORTANT NOTICE

The Township of Carling will once again be using Internet and Telephone Voting in the 2014 Municipal Election and therefore to ensure greater security, this time you will require two pieces of identification when you cast your vote. The first piece of identification will be the pin number that is mailed to you by the township and the second piece of identification will be your date of birth.

To be eligible to vote in the 2014 Municipal Election you must meet the following criteria;

Section 17 of the Municipal Elections Act, 1996 states:

Qualifications of Electors

17. (2)A person is entitled to be an elector at an election held in a local

municipality if, on voting day, he or she,

  1. Resides in the local municipality or is the owner or tenant of land there, or the spouse of such owner or tenant;
  2. Is a Canadian citizen;
  3. Is at least 18 years old; and
  4. Is not prohibited from voting under section (3) or otherwise by law.
  5. A person who is serving a sentence of imprisonment in a penal or correctional institution.
  6. A corporation.
  7. A person acting as an executor or trustee or in any other representative capacity, except as a voting proxy in accordance with section 44.
  8. A person who was convicted of the corrupt practice described in subsection 90(3), if voting day in the current election is less than four years after voting day in the election in respect of which he or she was convicted.

Persons prohibited from voting

     (3)The following are prohibited from voting:

School Board Voters:

English Public Voter must:

Be a supporter of the English-language public district school board; or not be a supporter of any board, nor have qualified him- or herself as an elector for a separate or French-language school board in the election.

English Separate Voter must:

            Be a Roman Catholic who must:

or

To ensure that our records are complete and that you will not have any issue receiving a pin number and casting your vote the Township is requesting the following information;

  1. The name of all eligible voters
  2. The mailing address for each eligible voter
  3. The date of birth of each eligible voter

Please send the information either by mail to:

Township of Carling

Municipal Election

2 West Carling Bay Rd

Nobel, ON

P0G 1G0

Or by E-mail to:

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or by telephone to:

705-342-5856 ext. 412 or ext. 416

If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact the township office.

Yours truly,

Stephen P. Kaegi

CAO/Clerk