A Council for Chestermere is elected every four years (Prior to 2013, a Council was elected every 3 years).
The next election will be
Monday, October 16, 2017
2017 Election Candidates
Candidates are not considered official candidates until their nomination papers have been accepted on Nomination Day: September 18, 2017 but you can find out which candidates have registered with the City (as a requirement before accepting campaign contributions).
Thinking of running for Council? Visit our Candidate Information Page to learn more about the requirements and regulations around running for Council in the City of Chestermere.
To vote in the Chestermere municipal election, you must:
be at least 18 years old
be a Canadian citizen
have resided in Alberta for the 6 consecutive months immediately preceding election day
have your place of residence located in the City of Chestermere on election day.
Show government issued photo ID to verify your identity, name, age and address.
In addition to showing identification, every elector, before voting, must complete a statement, in the prescribed form, that he/she is eligible to vote in that election and that she/he has not voted anywhere else.