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Municipal Elections

Municipal Elections are held on the third Monday of October every four years.   The next scheduled Municipal Election for the Town of Pincher Creek will be October 18, 2021.

Important Dates: 
September 20, 2021 at 12 noon nominations close 

Offical List of Nominees HERE (when available

October xx, 2020 Advance Voting 
October 18, 2020 Election Day 


Nomination Packages are available at the Town Office, the packages include additional information on municipal elections. 


Running for Municipal Office in Alberta - A Candidate's Guide
Form 4 - Nomination Paper and Candidate's Acceptance
Form 16 - Statement of Scrutineer or Official Agent
Guidlines for the Installation of Election Signs
Running for Municipal Office in the Town of Pincher Creek

The Local Authorities Election Act is available at the Town Office or visit the Alberta Queen's Printer website at
Forms must be filed by September 20, 2021 at 12:00 pm (noon) at the Pincher Creek Town Office. No monetary deposit is required to submit Nominiation Papers.

If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact the Deputy Returning Officer, TBA. 

Other Helpful Links

Council minutes and agendas
AUMA (Alberta Urban Municipalities Association)
Alberta Municipal Affairs
Society of Local Government Managers
Elected Officials Education Programs (EOEP)
Guidlines for the Installation of Election Signs


Voting Information:
Town Hall Gym, 962 St. John Ave
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Institutional voting stations: TBA will be available on October xx only. 

To vote, you must produce identification for inspection. The identification must be one or more of:
 - Government issued photo identification which establishes your name and current address (passports are not acceptable forms of identification as they do not establish your current address).
- Document which establishes your name and address of your current place of residence, such as your most recent utility bill, tax assessment report, etc.
as required by section 53 of the Local Authorities Election Act.

You are eligble to vote if: 
- you have not already voted in this election 
- you are 18 years of age or older
- you are a Candian Citizen 
- you have resided in Alberta for the six (6) consecutive months imediately preceding Election Day
- your place of residence is in the Town of Pincher Creek on Election Day 
- you have provided the required proof of eligilibity as required by section 53 of the local authorities act (see above)

** Election Results - click here **

Public Notices

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Pincher Creek Regional Recreation Master Plan DRAFT review
February 26, 2021
RSVP for an online engagement session to learn more about the Draft Plan and provide feedback on the Draft Plan and recreation, parks, and culture development in the region. Residents and stakeholders who register will be provided with a link to access the online session, a phone number to call if they wish to participate by phone, and a copy of the presentation.
Recycling Update
February 23, 2021
The Town of Pincher Creek would like to extend our sincere thanks and gratitude to KJ Cameron Services for their service to our community.  
FCSS Completes Social Needs Assessment for Pincher Creek and area
February 18, 2021
Pincher Creek and District FCSS is pleased to announce the release of the final report of the Social Needs Assessment for the Town and M.D. of Pincher Creek. 
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