Election 2021

Muncipal General Election Information

The local Returning Officer and Deputy Returning Officers are appointed by Town Council. These roles are responsible for all matters pertaining to the local organization and operation of the 2021 Local Authorities Election, and for enforcement of provisions of the Local Authorities Election Act.

Nominations for the general election will be open between January 1, 2021 and September 20, 2021. Nomination packages will be accepted during Town Office hours Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

*During the Covid-19 Pandemic the Town Office is closed to the public. Candidates must call and book an appointment with the Returning Officer to file the nomination papers.*

Jurisdiction Office Positions
Town of Blackfalds Mayor 1
Town of Blackfalds Councillor 6
Wolf Creek School Division - Ward E Trustee 1

Candidate packages may be downloaded online here.

Candidate packages are also available at the Town Office, 5018 Waghorn Street during regular business hours (Monday to Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm).

Questions about the Town of Blackfalds Municipal Election may be directed to:

Returning Officer / Deputy Returning Officers
Town of Blackfalds - Election Office
Box 220, 5018 Waghorn Street
Blackfalds, AB T0M 0J0

Phone: 403.885.6248
email: elections@blackfalds.com

Please Note: Information on this site provides an overview and is not a substitute for the detailed information contained in legislation. All candidates are responsible for ensuring they are aware of and understand the legislation and bylaws concerning elections, and the requirements for nomination.

Anyone wishing to pick up or drop off nomination packages are asked to schedule an appointment during regular office hours by calling 403.885.4677. Please follow all COVID restrictions and follow the face covering bylaw.

Completed nomination packages can ONLY be received in person by the Presiding Deputy Officer (Darolee Bouteiller) at the Town office during regular business hours (during the pandemic lock down an appointment must be scheduled).