Municipal Election
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Municipal Election

Next Municipal Election: 2018

The next city-wide election is Monday, October 22, 2018 for the term of 2018 to 2022.


The current term of office for elected officials in the offices of Mayor, Ward Councillor and School Board Trustee is December 1, 2014 to November 30, 2018.

Changes to the Municipal Elections Act

Bill 181, The Municipal Elections Modernization Act, 2016, came into effect June 9, 2016 and makes changes to the Municipal Elections Act, 1996 for the 2018 municipal election.

For an overview of these changes visit the Ministry of Municipal Affairs website or see the updated Municipal Elections Act.

Nomination Period

Please note that the nomination period for the 2018 municipal election will begin Tuesday, May 1, 2018 and will end at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, July 27, 2018 (Nomination Day). This is the period of time when the Office of the City Clerk will accept nomination papers of those individuals wishing to run for the offices of Mayor, Ward Councillor and School Board Trustee.


Office of the City Clerk
350 City Hall Square West, Room 203
Windsor, Ontario, Canada N9A 6S1
Phone: For general election information, call 311. 
For detailed election inquiries, please call (519) 255-6211.
Fax (519) 255-6868
Email: clerks@citywindsor.ca ​​