2020 Municipal By-Election Information
Official Election Date
October 13, 2020
In-person Nomination Drop-off
Bill Comaskey Wellness Centre, TRCC
September 1, 2020, 10:00am - 4:00pm
September 2, 2020, 10:00am - 4:00pm
September 4, 2020, 10:00am - 4:00pm
September 7, 2020, 4:00pm
September 14, 2020, 8:00am - 8:00pm
September 28, 2020, 8:00am - 8:00pm
Running and Voting
The Senior Election Official will be accepting nominations for the positions of Councillor and School Trustee on September 1, 2, and 4 between the hours of 10:00am and 4:00pm at the TRCC, in the Bill Comaskey Wellness Centre.
The nomination deadline is September 7, 2020 at 4:00pm.
A nomination must be submitted in writing, include at least 25 voter signatures, or 1% of the local voter base, and include a declaration of qualification.
Please see the official notice of nominations in the list below.
For questions and to obtain the required documents, please contact:
Norma Howitt, Senior Election Official
Residents are eligible to vote if they are a Canadian Citizen 18 years of age or older, and have either resided or owned property within the City of Thompson for at least six months on Election Day (as of April 14, 2020).
Students attending university outside of the City who intend to return home after their current term are also eligible voters.
Local residents with no fixed address are also eligible voters, such as those who live at a local shelter, hostel, or similar social institution.
If you want to add your name to the voter list, or to change their information, should contact the Senior Election Official.
Notices and Additional Information
2019 Municipal By-Election Archive
Below you'll find information about the upcoming 2019 Municipal By-Election for Thompson's 8th seat of City Council.
Notice of Registration of Prospective Candidates for General Municipal By-Election - City of Thompson
2018 Municipal Election Archive
2018 is an election year for municipalities across Manitoba. As information and notices are posted, they'll be included here for easy access.
2018 Manitoba Municipal Election Information