Candidate Information

Election 2018

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" 


The Municipalities of Hamilton Township, Port Hope, Cobourg, Alnwick/Haldimand, Cramahe, Brighton and Trent Hills jointly present: "Candidate Information Session" April 24 @ 7 pm

2018 Candidates Guide for Municipal And School Board Election

2018 Municipal Council Candidate Campaign Finance Information


Summary of Key Dates:

Nominations Accepted:          Tuesday May 1, 2018
Nomination Deadline:             Friday July 27, 2018 at 2:00 pm
Voting Day:                             Monday October 22, 2018
New Council Inauguration:     Tuesday December 4, 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