Information for Candidates

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The Requirements

To be a candidate in either a municipal or school board election, you must be:

  • 18 years of age at the time of nomination;
  • a Canadian citizen;
  • ordinarily resident in the Municipality of Shelburne for six months preceding nomination day, and continue to so reside.
  • You don’t need to live in the polling district that you’re running in, as long as you meet the residency requirement of six months in the municipality.