Information for Voters

Important Election Dates

There are quite a few important dates in the Edmonton municipal election, including candidate forums for mayoral nominees and for candidates running in each ward.

Nomination Day: Monday, September 18, 2017

Candidate Forums: Varying dates—check the candidate forum schedule to find out when a forum is happening in your ward

Special Ballots: Requests accepted starting Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Advance Voting: Wednesday, October 4, 2017 to Friday, October 13, 2017 from 1 to 7 p.m.

Election Day: Monday, October 16, 2017

Resources for Voters

There is a wide variety of election information available. We've listed a few of the most important links from the City of Edmonton for your use. We've also compiled and created a few resources that may help you become a more informed voter.

Election Resources from the City of Edmonton

Other Election Resources

Get to Know Your Candidates

We sent out a brief, fun survey about libraries to all of the candidates running in the 2017 Edmonton municipal election. 

We've published the answers sent back to us to help you get to know the nominees—check out our survey page to find out what the candidates in your ward said: