2021 General Municipal Elections

elections alberta

The Nomination Period for the General Municipal Election is Now Open!

Under the revised Local Authorities Election Act (LAEA) of Alberta, persons may submit their nomination papers from January 1, 2021 up to the 

Nomination Day  - Monday, September 20, 2021 

by 12:00 noon on that day for the Town of Nanton:

 Office of the Chief Elected Official (Mayor) - One Vacancy

Offices for Councillors – Six Vacancies.

Election Day is Monday, October 18, 2021!

Interested in running as a candidate?  Review this information guide:

A Candidate's Guide: Running for Municipal Office in Alberta


Nomination forms are available to download here: 

Link for all forms related to the election process here.

The Town of Nanton does not currently require a deposit to accompany a nomination.  Regulations are in place for reporting of campaign contributions once the person officially becomes a candidate.  

Full details of the Local Authorities Election Act can be viewed on the Alberta.ca website > search for municipal elections.


The Local Jurisdiction Office is:

the Town of Nanton Administrative Office at

1907 – 21 Avenue, Nanton, Alberta.


Contact the Chief Administrative Officer, Neil Smith for further details.