Municipal By-Election

Notice of Nomination Day

Notice of Nomination Day
Local Authorities Election Act
(Section 26)


LOCAL JURISDICTION: Village of Innisfree, Province of Alberta

Notice is hereby given that Nomination Day is January 10, 2022 and that nominations for the election of candidates for the following offices will be received at the location of the local jurisdiction office set out below within the period beginning on October 27, 2021 and ending at 12:00 NOON on Nomination Day. 

Office(s) Number of Vacancies  Ward of Electoral Division Number (if applicable)
Councillor 1 n/a

Location (Address) of Local Jurisdiction Office:

Village of Innisfree Administration Office
5116 - 50 Avenue, PO Box 69
Innisfree, AB
T0B 2G0

Dated at the Village of Innisfree, in the Province of Alberta, this 27th day of October2021.


Signed by: Brooke Magosse, Returning Officer

Municipal By-Election

By-Election Information

The Village of Innisfree By-Election will take place on Monday, February 7, 2022. 

Nomination Day for the Municipal By-Election has been set for Monday, January 10, 2022 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 P.M. (NOON).

Candidate Information

Form 4 - Nomination Paper and Candidate Acceptance

Form 5 - Candidate Information 

Form 11 - Enumerator, Candidate of Official Agent

Form 26 - Campaign Disclosure Statement and Financial Statements


For more information or to download, print or to access the above-mentioned forms, please visit: 


Should you need assistance with the printing of the forms/packages, please contact the Village Office and we would be happy to assist.

Should you wish the speak with the Returning Officer, please call (780) 592-3886, email: or book an appointment to meet in-person. 

Notice to File Nomination Papers

A person may file a nomination to become a candidate for the Municipal By-Election which is to be held on February 7, 2022.

Nominations for the election of a candidate in the Village of Innisfree will be received at the Village of Innisfree Administration office between the hours of 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon and 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday to Friday, excluding statutory holidays.  

Candidates must have their nomination papers filed by 12:00 noon on Nomination Day, January 10, 2022, four (4) weeks prior to Election Day.

The list of Village of Innisfree candidates who have filed their nomination papers to run in the 2021 municipal election can be viewed below. A final official list of candidates will be available after Nomination Day, January 10, 2022. 

A person may request to examine the filed nomination papers during regular business hours and in the presence of the Returning Officer.

Voter Eligibility

According to Section 47 of the Local Authorities Election Act, a person is eligible to vote in an election held pursuant to this Act if the person:

  • is at least 18 years old;
  • is a Canadian citizen;
  • has resided in Alberta for the 6 consecutive months immediately preceding election day and the person's place of residence is located in the area on election day.

Click the link for more information: Voter ID Requirements 

Important Dates

Important Dates

October 27, 2021 Nomination Period Opens
January 10, 2022 at 12:00 P.M. (NOON) Nomination Period Closes
January 11, 2022 at 12:00 P.M. (NOON) Nomination withdrawal deadline
February 7, 2022 from 10:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M. By-Election Day
February 8, 2022 at 12:00 P.M. (NOON) Official By-Election Results Announced
February 26, 2022 Last day to apply for a judicial recount