Nominations of candidates for election to the Council for the Municipality of the Town of Happy Valley-Goose Bay will be received between the hours of 8:00 am and 8:00 pm on Monday, November 28, 2022, at the Town Hall located at 212 Hamilton River Road.
Nominations shall be in writing and state the name and civic address of the candidate and shall be signed by the proposer and seconder both of whom shall be present together with the candidate who shall sign also signifying his or her acceptance.
In the event that a candidate cannot be present for his or her nomination, his or her proposer and seconder can complete the required form. Please contact Nadine MacAulay at 709-896-8222.
Every candidate for election to the Council shall at the time of his or her nomination, deposit with the Returning Officer the non-refundable sum of ten dollars ($10.00).
The qualifications of a candidate for election to Council are as follows:
(1) Canadian citizen of the full age of eighteen (18) years.
(2) Resident of the municipality for at least thirty (30) days immediately prior to the
date set for the nomination period.
(3) Not indebted to the Council for any arrears of taxes or other charges.
(4) Not otherwise disqualified under the Municipalities Elections Act.