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Town of Rocky Mountain House
5116 50th Avenue
Box 1509
Rocky Mountain House, AB
T4T 1B2
Ph: (403) 845-2866
Fx: (403) 845-3230
By-election 2019
By-election 2019 - information for candidates
It is every Candidate’s responsibility to know and understand the election legislation. Several resources are available for your assistance:

Alberta Queens Printer includes all election legislation:
1. Municipal Government Act Revised Statutes of Alberta 2000 Chapter M-26 - Current as of February 1, 2019.
2. Local Authorities Elections Act, Revised Statutes of Alberta 2000, Chapter L-21 - Current as of January 1, 2019.
3. Local Authorities Election Forms Alberta Regulation 106/2007, With amendments up to and including Alberta Regulation 264/2018 - Current as of January 1, 2019.

Alberta Municipal Affairs Website includes many resources for candidates and returning officers:
• Candidate information: http://www.municipalaffairs.alberta.ca/mc_elections 

Nomination packages can be picked up at the Town Office, 5116-50th Ave, or downloaded from the link below.

Nomination Package for 2019 By-election

Each nomination package includes:
1. A list of resources for potential candidates.
2. Alberta Municipal Affairs - Running for Municipal Office in Alberta - A Candidate's Guide Updated 2017. NOTE: This document was developed for the 2017 election. The legislation has been updated since then. It is a good guide only, you will still need to refer to current legislation.
3. What every Councillor Needs to Know, a Council Member Handbook, Alberta Municipal Affairs, Updated 2017
4. Form 4RA - Nomination Paper and Candidate's Acceptance
5. Form 5 - Candidate Information
6. Form 16 - Statement of Scrutineer
7. Form 26 - Campaign Disclosure Statement
8. Town of Rocky Mountain House 006-2010 Election Signage Policy
9. Town of Rocky Mountain House Bylaw 2018/13V - Code of Conduct.
10. List of 2018-2019 Council Boards and Committees

Contact information
Municipal Affairs at 780-638-3056, toll-free in Alberta by dialing 310-0000. NOTE: Significant changes have been made to The Local Authorities Elections Act and the associated Regulations, but Municipal Affairs election website does not reflect these changes.  Alberta Municipal Affairs is a great resource for candidates.
• Returning Officer at 403-845-2866 ext. 104 or .
• Bylaw Enforcement regarding the election signage policy at 403-845-2866 ext. 278.

If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact any of the above resources.

Respectfully,
Cathy Findlay, Returning Officer
For the Town of Rocky Mountain House

All documents associated with the 2019 by-election can be found in the following folder: By-Election 2019.

Note: This page has been updated as of March 8, 2019.