Info session for municipal election candidates and third parties on April 19


Ottawa City Hall. Photo by Devyn Barrie.

Ottawa City Hall. Photo by Devyn Barrie.

(media advisory from City of Ottawa)

With the upcoming candidate nomination period and third party registration starting on May 1, 2018, the City of Ottawa’s Elections Office will be holding a Candidate and Third Party Advertiser Information Session on Thursday, April 19, 2018.

The information session will cover election information for potential candidates and third party advertisers, including:

  • The Municipal Elections Act, 1996 and recent amendments;
  • Eligibility requirements;
  • Candidate nomination process;
  • Thirdparty advertiser registration;
  • Election signs and campaign advertisements;
  • Campaign finances;
  • Additional resources and more.

Date: Thursday, April 19, 2018

Time: 6 pm to 8 pm

Location: Council Chambers (Andrew S. Haydon Hall), City Hall, 110 Laurier Avenue West

To ensure adequate presentation materials are available, please contact the Elections Office by telephone at 613-580-2660 or by e-mail at by Monday, April 16, 2018 to register.

For more information on the 2018 Municipal Elections, visit

You can also connect with the City of Ottawa Elections Office through Facebook and Twitter.

OttawaStart Staff


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