Please note: The following information has been prepared for your convenience only. Individuals wishing to run for the office of trustee for the York Catholic District School Board should refer directly to the Municipal Elections Act, 1996 and the Education Act, 1999 for accurate information on specific provisions and additional details. These documents are available from Publications Ontario (1-800-668-9938). Any questions regarding local government elections can be directed to your local municipal clerk.
To run for the office of trustee for the York Catholic District School Board, a candidate must be:
Term of Office
The term of office is four years, beginning on December 1 after the election. The term of office for a person filling a vacancy is the remainder of the term for that office.
Nomination papers may be filed on nomination day, between the hours of 9 a.m. and 2 p.m., at the office of your local municipal clerk. Nomination papers may also be filed on any day prior to nomination day during a regular election year at a time when the municipal clerk's office is open, commencing on January 4.
How to be Nominated:
The municipal clerk will certify or reject your nomination paper. You may be required to show proof of your identity and qualifications prior to certification.