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Notice of Nomination Period

Notice is hereby given that the 2021 Municipal Election Nomination Period is open as of Monday, January 4, 2021 and will remain open until 12:00 Noon on Monday, September 20, 2021.  Nominations for the election of candidates for the following offices will be received at the location of the local jurisdiction office set out below. 


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Town of Wainwright



Town of Wainwright


Local Jurisdiction Office:

Town of Wainwright

1018 – 2nd Avenue

Wainwright, AB  T9W 1R1

We ask that candidates call the Town Office at 780-842-3381 to make an appointment to submit their nomination papers between the hours of 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM.  Nominations are required to include a $100.00 deposit provided to the returning officer by in-person payments using a debit card or a credit card or via cash, certified cheque or money order.

For more information regarding the upcoming municipal election please visit the Town of Wainwright website at or contact Substitute Returning Officer Carley Herbert at (780) 842-3381 or

Dated at the Town of Wainwright in the Province of Alberta this 18th day of December A.D., 2020.

Chelsey Eklund, Returning Office