Please be advised that a GENERAL MUNICIPAL ELECTION will be held on OCTOBER 24TH, 2018
 
Any questions about the election or to add your name to the voters list please contact SEO Lois Byron at the information located at the bottom of this page 
 
Election Day Voting – Wednesday, October 24th, 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. at the Royal Canadian Legion Hall -
45 McArthur Ave
 
Advance Poll Location for RM residents:  Transfer Station PR 520 South of PR 313  8:00 a.m. -  8:00 p.m.
 
Sunday, September 30
Sunday, October 14
   
Who Can Vote?
 
Eligibility of resident (primary residence):
1. A Canadian citizen and 18 years of age as of October 24, 2018
2. A resident of the municipality/town on Election Day, and has been so for at least 6 months before Election Day (April 24, 2018)
 
Eligibility on non-resident:
1. A Canadian citizen and 18 years of age as of October 24, 2018
2. Is a registered owner (name on land title) of land in the municipality/town on Election Day, and has been so for at least 6 month before election day (April 24, 2018)
3. A maximum of two non-resident voters per property are permitted to vote in a municipal election.  In order to be included on the voters list, each voter must obtain written consent from a majority of the registered landowners, and file with the SEO.  If the SEO does not receive the consent form from a non-resident voter that owns property with more than two other property owners, the voter must not be included on the voters list. (Form #3)
 
Eligibility of Company Owned Property:
If the registered owner of a property is only listed as a company, the owner of the company is not eligible to vote, unless the owner is a permanent resident of the municipality/town.
 
DO YOU WANT TO RUN FOR AN ELECTED POSITION?
 
Candidate Registration
 
Mayors/Reeves: May 1, 2018 – September 18, 2018
 
Councillors: June 30, 2018 – September 18, 2018
 
Nominations for Candidacy will be received on the following dates/time:
 
September 12, 13, 14, 2018  9 a.m. - 4 p.m.  RM Office
 
Senior Election Officer for Town & RM of Lac du Bonnet
Lois Byron
Box 522
Lac du Bonnet, MB R0E 1A0
204-345-8481     byronldb@mymts.net
 
Assistant Senior Election Officer
Beryl Silvester      dbsil@mts.net