Municipal Candidate Information

Are you running for Council?


A Candidates Information Package has been prepared that is intended to be a guide in assisting you through the campaign process during the 2017 Municipal Election.  Download the links below to obtain a copy of the Package, Appendixes, and the additional information provided.

The amended Municipal Government Act requires municipalities to offer training to all new and returning elected officials within 90 days after council members have taken the oath of office.  In the event you are a successful candidate, the Town will be providing orientation training on Friday , October 20, 2017.  In addition to the Town's training, the Elected Officials Education Program will be hosting a Munis 101 Course in Westlock on December 7 and 8, 2017.  See the link below for more details.




Council Procedure Bylaw 2014-10

Council Remuneration Policy P-57-2014

Pecuniary Interest for Municipal Councillors

Now That You've Been Elected

EOEP Munis101 Course

2017 Candidate Training Flyer hosted by SLGM and Municipal Affairs

2017 Candidate Training Registration Form

The Local Authorities Election Act (Act) can be accessed through Alberta Queen's Printer.