Notice of Nomination Day
NOTICE OF NOMINATION DAY
Candidate information packages are available at the Wetaskiwin Regional Public Schools Division Office 5515-47A Avenue, Wetaskiwin Alberta
Local Authorities Election Act
Local Jurisdiction: Wetaskiwin Regional Division #11, Province of Alberta
Notice is hereby given that Nomination Day is January 29, 2018 and that nomination for the election of a candidate for the following office will be received at the location of the local jurisdiction office set out below between the hours of 10:00 a.m. and 12:00 noon on Nomination Day.
Office # of Vacancies Ward or Electoral Division Number
Public School Trustee 1 Rural Electoral Division No. 3
Location (Address) of the Local Jurisdiction Office:
Wetaskiwin Regional Division #11
Wetaskiwin, AB T9A 3S3
Dated at the City of Wetaskiwin in the Province of Alberta, this 3rd day of January 2018.
For more information visit: Wetaskiwin Regional Public Schools Website www.wrps.ab.ca
For more information contact:
Wetaskiwin, AB T9A 3S3
Nomination Paper and Candidates Acceptance
The returning officer, Sherri Senger, shall receive nominations for the office of Public School Trustees for Wetaskiwin Regional Public Schools between 10:00 am and 12 noon on Nomination Day: Monday,
Form of Nomination
27(1) Every nomination of a candidate shall be in the prescribed form and signed by at least 5 electors eligible to vote in that election and resident in the local jurisdiction in the date if signing the nomination, and shall be accompanied with a written acceptance signed in the prescribed form by the person nominated, stating
- That the person is eligible to be elected to the office
- The name, address and telephone number of the person’s official agent, and
- That the person will accept the office if elected
28(3) Any person may file a nomination described in section 27 with the returning officer
28(3.01) If the nomination is not signed by at least 5 electors the returning officer shall not accept it for filing
28(4) At any time after 12 noon on nomination day until the term of office to which the filed nomination papers relate has expired, a person may request to examine the filed nomination papers during regular business hours and in the presence of the returning officer, deputy or secretary
When submitting your nomination papers, we will take a digital photograph of each candidate and ask that each candidate complete a release of candidate information form.
If you are having someone else file your nomination papers on your behalf, please contact Sherri Senger at 780-352-6018 prior to nomination day to arrange to have your photograph taken.