August 16, 2017 – Nominations of candidates are now being accepted for the constituency of Saskatoon Fairview by-election on September 7, 2017.
Per Section 31 of The Election Act, 1996, nomination day for candidates must be a minimum of 16 days before polling day and must not be on a Sunday or a holiday. Nomination papers must be filed with that candidate’s constituency returning officer before 2:00 p.m. on nomination day, August 22, 2017.
To qualify as a candidate in the Saskatoon Fairview by-election, you must:
After determining your eligibility:
More details on how to become a candidate are on our website at: http://www.elections.sk.ca/candidates-political-parties/candidates/.
The nomination form can also be found and downloaded from our site at: http://www.elections.sk.ca/candidates-political-parties/forms-and-guides/.
Elections Saskatchewan is the province’s independent, impartial, professional election management body. Given a mandate from the Saskatchewan Legislative Assembly, it organizes, manages and oversees provincial electoral events. Find information for voters, workers, media, candidates and parties at www.elections.sk.ca.
For more information contact:
Senior Director, Outreach & Communications