General Election Information

Municipal Election 2018

Candidate Information

The Association of Municipalities of Ontario (AMO) has provided a course for potential municipal election candidates and what you need to know before running for office:

"So You Want to Run for Council"  - Sign up here

The Municipalities of Hamilton Township, Port Hope, Cobourg, Alnwick/Haldimand, Cramahe, Brighton and Trent Hills jointly present a:

Candidate Information Session - April 24 @ 7 pm. - Register here

Important Information

Nomination Period

Candidate Qualifications

Summary of Key Dates:

Nominations Accepted:          Tuesday May 1, 2018

Nomination Deadline:             Friday July 27, 2018 at 2:00 p.m.

Voting Day:                             Monday October 22, 2018

New Term of Council starts:   Friday December 3, 2018


Municipal Office 8285 Majestic Hills Drive P.O. Box 1060 Cobourg, On K9A 4W5
Office Hours Monday to Friday; 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Phone: 905-342-2810
Fax: 905-342-2818