Running as a Candidate & Candidate Eligibility
You are eligible to run for Council if you are:
- at least 18 years old on election day;
- a Canadian citizen;
- a Saskatchewan resident for the past six months;
- not disqualified from being nominated by The Local Government Elections Act, 2015 (LGEA) or any other Act; and
- are eligible to vote in the RM of Edenwold No. 158.
Candidates require two voters to sign their nomination paper. If a candidate is running as a councillor, the nominators must be eligible to vote in the division the candidate wishes to represent. The candidate's nomination paper must be duly completed, signed, and accompanied by the candidate's signed acceptance.
Effective January 1st, 2020 the Public Disclosure Statement is required with nomination forms.
For more information put together by the Government of Saskatchewan, candidates may find the below guides and forms helpful: