Municipal elections are held every four years and regulated by the Municipal Elections Act.
The next municipal election will be held on October 22, 2018.
The Municipal Clerk, as the Returning Officer, is responsible for organizing the election for:
The 2014-2018 Council Members [link to Council Members page]page lists their contact information and assigned areas of responsibility, including committees.
All candidates are required to file a Financial Report at the end of their campaign. You can request copies of the Candidate's Financial Reports from the Municipal Clerk.
The Town of Cobourg has not used paper ballots in the last two elections. We have increased the accessibility of our election by using online and telephone voting. MPP David Zimmer holds the Town of Cobourg as an example to follow. Read the full article.