Elections 2020

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General elections in Saskatchewan are held every four years.  Elections for Town of Battleford are held to elect a mayor and 6 councillors. 

Click below for general information about the 2020 election.

Election day is Monday, November 9, 2020.Vote 2020

Regular Poll

Monday, November 9, 2020, 9:00 am to 8:00 pm
Alex Dillabough Centre, 421 -28th Street West, Battleford, Saskatchewan

Advance Poll

Thursday, November 5, 2020, 2:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Alex Dillabough Centre, 421 -28th Street West, Battleford, Saskatchewan

Voting Eligibility:

You are eligible to vote if you meet the following criteria as of November 9, 2020.
  • You are a Canadian citizen and at least 18 years of age on the day of the election
  • You have resided in Saskatchewan for at least six consecutive months, and 
  • You are a resident of Battleford or you have owned assessable land within the municipality for at least three consecutive months

Identification Requirements:

All voters upon arrival at polling stations must provide identification to be able to vote, in order to prove identity and residency. 
  • Government-issued photo ID that shows your photo, name and civic (street) address or
  • Two pieces of identification, both of which have the voter's name, and at least one of which also has his/her civic address. See Voter Identifications for a full list.
Candidate InformationBecoming a member of Council is a challenging and rewarding experience giving the opportunity to influence the future of our town.  People look to you to represent their best interests and make informed decisions that will benefit the municipality. 
If you are interested in running, the Candidates Nomination Package provides an overview of the nomination process in the Town of Battleford and a summary of the steps required to run as a candidate. 
Key Information

Election Day
 Election Day is Monday, November 9, 2020.  
Nomination Closing Day
 Nomination Day is Wednesday, October 7, 2020 - this is the last day to submit nomination papers to become a candidate.
Nomination Period
 Nomination Period is Tuesday, September 22 to Wednesday, October 7, 2020, 9 am to 4 pm, Monday to Friday.
What is a Returning Officer?  A Returning Officer is responsible for running the election.  To be nominated for an elected position, a person must file nomination papers with the Returning Officer or designate during the specified nomination period.
Learn more about the candidates running for Mayor and Council.Who's Running
As candidates are approved throughout the nomination period, their profiles will be posted here.  Check back to find out more who is running.
Ames Leslie
Kevin Russell
Judy Pruden
Gordan F. Yarde
Shelley Boutin-Gervais
Stay informed and find up to date information on the election. Election News