Information for Candidates

election logoBecoming an elected official is an excellent way to serve your community yet it requires a great deal of time and effort

The links below will provide you with important information about the nomination process and the expectations and requirements of elected officials in Chestermere.

 If you have any questions, contact the Returning Officer at or (587) 830-2842. 
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Candidate Eligibility

Are you eligible to be a candidate in the election? Find out the information you need to know here.
Council Member Roles & Responsibilities
Learn more about the roles and responsibilities of elected officials in Chestermere.
Registration and Nomination
All the forms and information you need to register as a candidate.
Rules for Campaigning
Ready to get your name out there? Make sure you know the City's campaigning requirements and regulations before you start door knocking.
Voting Days (Information for Candidates)
What to expect on the advance voting days and Election Day.
After the Election
Information about what to expect after the polls close on October 16.
Resources for Candidates
Information packages, forms, links, FAQs and more.


Contact the Returning Officer at (587) 830-2842 or email

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