Information for Voters

Who can vote in a Municipal Election?

A person is entitled to be an elector in an election held in a local municipality, if on voting day he or she is:

  • at least 18 years old;
  • residing in the local municipality or an owner or tenant of land there, or the spouse of such owner or tenant, and;
  • not otherwise prohibited from voting.

Ineligible Voters

The following persons cannot vote in a municipal election:

  • a person serving a sentence of imprisonment in a penal or correctional institution;
  • a corporation; or
  • a person convicted or a corrupt practice for an election held within four years of voting day.

Where do I vote?

For the 2014 Elections, Council of the Municipality of Greenstone has once again approved Voting by Telephone/Internet for the 2014 Municipal Election.  This means that you will be able to vote from the comfort of your own home or any other location which has a telephone or a computer (with internet connection).  We also have a telephone and a computer at each ward office available for those individuals requiring access.