Election 2021

Vote on Monday October 18, 2021 pictureElection Day: Monday, October 18, 2021

The Town of Ponoka will hold a municipal election on Monday, October 18, 2021. One Mayor and six Councillors will be elected.

Nomination Information

The nomination period opened on Monday, January 4, 2021 and closes on Monday, September 20, 2021, at 12 noon. 

If you’re interested in running for Mayor or Council, please visit the Information for Candidates page for details on how to submit your nomination papers. You can also view more information on nomination requirements in the Nomination Information Package

Voting Requirements and Opportunities

There are advance voting and election day voting opportunities available to Ponoka citizens. Election day voting will take place on Monday, October 18, 2021 from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the Royal Canadian Legion (3911 Highway 2A). For full details on advance voting opportunities, and requirements to vote in the Town of Ponoka, please visit the Information for Voters page.

Voters can also Meet the Candidates to view which community members have submitted nomination papers to be considered in this year’s municipal election.

Poll Workers

If you are interested in working as a poll worker in the municipal election, please contact the Returning Officer, Marvin Beier by email at returningofficer@ponoka.ca at or by phone 403-704-3605.