The United Townships of Head, Clara and Maria

Municipal Elections

Updated: 3 days ago - Created: November 19th, 2013

Nominations for the Municipal Elections to be held Monday, October 22, 2018 will be open on May 1, 2018.  

The following will be updated shortly...based on new rules legislated by the Municipal Election's Act.

New for 2018 is the Municipal Election's Sign By-Law

General Ontario Election Information for 2018 May be Located on the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing Website.

Specific MMAH documents include:

HCM Documents

NOTICE: New for 2010 - all voters are required to produce ID in order to receive a ballot, even if they are known to (or even related to) the poll clerk or Deputy Returning Officer.  IT IS NOW THE LAW. Click for a list of acceptable documents for voter identification.  Don't be disappointed on Election Day, be prepared. Please pass this information on to your family, neighbours and friends.

May 15, 2018 Council Appointment

Council at its meeting of Tuesday, April 17, 2018 has declared a seat vacant after a resignation.  If you are interested in being appointed to this position, please review the attached, and submit your application by the deadline.


Please note the following from the Municipal Elections Act...

14.A document that is filed with an election official under this Act and that is required to be signed shall bear only original signatures. 1996, c. 32, Sched., s. 14.

Additional forms may be located on-line at MMAH site.

Voter's List Revision Rules

New this year - you can go to to check to see if you are on the voter's list.

Revisions to the voter’s list may be made by attending at the Clerk’s office in the Municipal Office Building in Stonecliffe any business day (Monday to Wednesday and Friday) from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. up to and including Monday, October 27, 2014 (up to 8:00 pm on the 27th). Please note that the Municipal Office is closed Thursdays until further notice.

  • The voter's list will not be left on the front counter - the Clerk or designate will look up the information and will confirm personal information with the voter.
  • Lists shall not be posted in public places but will be made available with supervised access as described above.
  • Information about a person' spouse, children or neighbours is confidential and will not be divulged;  a person is legally entitled to see only their own personal information.
  • Applications for revisions to the voter's list will only be accepted on fully completed " Applications to Amend Voter's List" Forms available on-line or at the Clerk's office.
  • Identification required to make any change consists of provincially or federally issued photo ID or 3 pieces of non-photo ID identifying your name, address and signature.