Election 2021


The Town of Tofield will be holding a municipal election on October 18, 2021. Voters will elect one Mayor and 4 Councillors.

Nomination Period

Nomination period opens: January 1, 2021

Nominations period closes: September 20, 2021 at 12:00 p.m. MST

Nominations for Mayor or Councillors will be accepted from January 1, 2021 until September 20, 2021 at 12:00 p.m. MST. Nomination form will be accepted at the Town Administration Office. Contact Returning Officer below to arrange for a time. Further information on nomination requirements is available within the Candidate Information section below.

Contact Information

If you have any questions or inquiries regarding the Town of Tofield municipal election, please contact:

Returning Office                                                          Deputy Returning Officer
Cindy Neufeld                                                              Jeff Edwards
cneufeld@tofieldalberta.ca                                       jedwards@tofieldalberta.ca
Phone: 780-662-3269                                                 Phone:   780-662-3269

Candidate Information

Town of Tofield Candidate Information Package

A Candidate’s Guide: Running For Municipal Office in Alberta

Nomination Papers

To be eligible for nomination, candidates must, on Nomination Day, be:

  1. At least 18 years old;
  2. A Canadian citizen;
  3. An Alberta resident on Election Day;
  4. A resident in the Town of Tofield for the 6 consecutive months immediately preceding Nomination Day;
  5. Not otherwise ineligible or disqualified under the Act.

Local Authorities Election Act    

A guide for women running for municipal office.

Post-election resources:

https://www.alberta.ca/roles-and-responsibilities-of-municipal-officials.aspx

https://open.alberta.ca/publications/9781460132494

https://open.alberta.ca/publications/9781460136324