Persons Eligible to Vote

A person is entitled to be an elector at an election held in a local municipality if, on voting day, he or she,

(a)  resides in the local municipality or is the owner or tenant of land there, or the spouse of such owner or tenant;

(b)  is a Canadian citizen;

(c)  is at least 18 years old; and

(d)  is not prohibited from voting under subsection (3) or otherwise by law. 2002, c. 17, Sched. D, s. 5 (2); 2005, c. 5, s. 46 (1).

Persons prohibited from voting

The following are prohibited from voting:

1.  A person who is serving a sentence of imprisonment in a penal or correctional institution.

2.  A corporation.

3.  A person acting as executor or trustee or in any other representative capacity, except as a voting proxy in accordance with section 44.

4.  A person who was convicted of the corrupt practice described in subsection 90 (3), if voting day in the current election is less than five years after voting day in the election in respect of which he or she was convicted. 

Are you Registered to Vote?

You can check and confirm that your information is accurate for the upcoming municipal election by visiting You can login using your full name, date of birth, and property address or assessment roll number.  You may update any incorrect information on the site as well.

The databases for municipal elections are separate from those used for provincial elections. This means that you must update your information through the Municipal Property Assessment Corporation (MPAC) for the municipal election.  Updating this information will help to ensure that municipal Voters’ Lists are accurate and up-to-date in preparation for municipal and school board elections being held in October 2026.