For Voters

On Monday, October 16, 2017, Beaumont residents will have an opportunity to vote for a Mayor and six Councillors.

Ballot

To be eligible to vote, you must be:

  • 18 years of age or older;
  • a Canadian citizen;
  • a resident of Alberta for the six (6) consecutive months immediately preceding election day; and
  • a resident of Beaumont on Election Day.

ADVANCE VOTING DATES

Notice of Advance Voting Dates

Election Day will be held on October 16, 2017.  Two (2) advance voting dates will also be held to provide electors with a greater opportunity to cast their vote.  Electors are encouraged to vote at any one of the three dates listed below:

Advance Voting

Monday, October 2nd – 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Monday, October 9th – 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Beaumont Community Centre (5204 50 Avenue)


Election Day

Monday, October 16, 2017 – 10:00 am to 8:00 pm

Beaumont Community Centre (5204 50th Avenue)


All voters must produce a piece of government issued identification containing the elector’s photograph, current address, and name. This includes an Operator’s (Driver’s) Licence or an Alberta Identification Card.

For other forms of acceptable voter identification, please visit:

http://municipalaffairs.alberta.ca/documents/ms/Voter_ID_Poster.pdf


If you have any questions regarding the upcoming election, please contact:

Rhonda West, Returning Officer 

780-929-1356 or email to rhonda.west@beaumont.ab.ca


Special Ballots

Voters who are physically unable to go to a voting station, or who will be away from Beaumont on the Advance Vote dates or Election Day, may vote by Special Ballot. 


Voters can request a Special Ballot package:


    In person:  5600 49 Street, Beaumont, AB
    By email:  legislative@beaumont.ab.ca
    By fax:  780-929-3300
    By mail:  5600, 49 Street, Beaumont, AB T4X 1A1
    By phone:  780-929-1356

Special ballot packages will be mailed after Nomination Day - September 18th.  All special ballots must be completed and returned to the Returning Officer no later than 12:00 noon on October 16, 2017. 

If you are unable to vote on Election Day (October 16), another option is to vote at one of the Advance Vote opportunities.  Advance voting increases access and convenience and makes it easier to get out and vote.  Advance Vote dates are:

Monday, October 2, 2017 from 12:00 noon to 7:00 p.m. at the Beaumont Community Centre (CCBCC)
Monday, October 9, 2017 from 12:00 noon to 7:00 p.m. at the Beaumont Community Centre (CCBCC)
 

The Beaumont Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a "Meet the Candidates" Councillors Forum on September 27, 2017 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. More information and a "Meet the Candidates" Mayors Forum on September 28, 2017 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. More information