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Learn More About Becoming a Candidate in the Upcoming 2022 Municipal Election

FREE – Candidate Information Session

Municipal Election | 31 March 2022

Ever pictured yourself as a member of Mississauga’s Council or a school board trustee? Now is your chance!

The Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing along with City staff are hosting a candidate information session. The session is open to anyone interested in running for office or learning more about the upcoming 2022 Municipal Election.

Information will be provided on:

  • Election rules in the Municipal Elections Act
  • Details about becoming a candidate and the Nomination Process
  • Election technology that will be used in the election
  • The Use of City Resources During an Election Campaign Corporate Policy

Candidate Information Session (virtual and in-person)

Friday, April 8 from 6:30 – 9:30 p.m.

Location and Registration:

This information session will be held both virtually and in-person.

Virtual Registration
Individuals planning to attend virtually are asked to: register online

The virtual session will be conducted using WebEx and once you register, you will be provided via email a link to join the session.

In-person Registration
Individuals planning to attend in-person are asked to email:

In-person session will be held at
Mississauga City Hall – Council Chamber, 2nd Floor
300 City Centre Dr., Mississauga

Throughout the session there will be opportunities for both in-person and virtual attendees to ask questions.

Nominations for the 2022 municipal and school board elections open on Monday, May 2, 2022.  Election Day is October 24, 2022.

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Media Contact:
City of Mississauga Media Relations
905-615-3200, ext. 5232
TTY: 905-896-5151