News release

Mississauga to Host Information Session for Municipal Election Candidates

Local government | March 21, 2018

Thinking about running in the upcoming municipal election or school board election? The City of Mississauga, in partnership with the Ministry of Municipal Affairs will host an information session on Wednesday, April 11 for potential candidates in the 2018 Municipal Election. The session is open to anyone interested in running for office or learning more about the Municipal Election.

The topics to be discussed include:

  • Roles and responsibilities of elected officials, staff and Third Party Advertisers
  • Eligibility requirements and nomination process
  • Campaign finances and compliance audit
  • Voters’ list and voting proxy
  • Scrutineers and recounts
  • Resources

What: Candidate Information Session

When: Wednesday, April 11, 2018 from 7 to 9 p.m.

Civic Centre – Council Chamber, 2nd Floor
300 City Centre Dr., Mississauga

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Nominations for the 2018 municipal and school board elections are open from Tuesday, May 1, 2018 to Friday, July 27, 2018 at 2 p.m. Election Day is October 22, 2018. Visit for more information.


Media Contact:
Carley Smith DeBenedictis
Senior Communications Advisor
City of Mississauga
905-615-3200, ext. 4203
TTY: 905-896-5151