Candidate resources, links, and legislation

Council Orientation Schedule

Council Orientation Schedule


2021 Beaumont Election Candidate's Handbook

Municipal Affairs - A Candidate's Guide: Running for Municipal Office in Alberta

Alberta Urban Municipalities Association (AUMA) 'Running for Municipal Office' webpage

Roles and Responsibilities of Municipal Officials

Pecuniary Interest for Municipal Councillors


Local Authorities Election Act (LAEA)

Fact Sheet: Local Authorities Election Act, 2018 and 2020

AR 298-2020 - Local Authorities Election Forms Amendment Regulation

Municipal Government Act (MGA)

Education Act

Local Legislation

Bylaw 993-20 - Election Bylaw

Bylaw 991-20 - LUB Amendment - Election Signs

Council Policy C43 - Election Signs Policy

Council Policy C44 - Election Campaigns Policy

Bylaw 834-14 - Traffic Safety Bylaw

Bylaw 992-20 - Traffic Safety Bylaw Amendment

Bylaw 920-18 - Council Code of Conduct

Bylaw 974-20 - Meeting Procedures Bylaw

Information for School Trustee Candidates

School Board Elections Information Package

Black Gold School Division Election Information Page

St. Thomas Aquinas Roman Catholic Separate Schools Division - Please contact their office directly for more information – 780-986-2500

Education Act

Forms Quick Links  

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Hard copies of forms are available at the City Hall front desk.

AR 298-2020 - Local Authorities Election Forms Amendment Regulation

Nomination Paper and Candidate's Acceptance - Form 4

Candidate Information - Form 5

Candidate Information Disclosure Form

Statement of Scrutineer

Nomination forms for trustee for The St. Thomas Aquinas Roman Catholic Separate School Division can be obtained at their Division Office at 4906 50th Avenue, Leduc.

COVID-19 Canvassing and Campaigning Guidance

Government of Alberta Canvassing and Campaigning Guidance

Questions? Who to Contact: 



Elections Process

Returning Officer – 780-929-1352

Offices of Mayor or Councillor

Returning Officer – 780-929-1352

Office of Public School Trustee

Black Gold Regional Schools Board Office – 780-955-6025

Office of Catholic School Trustee

St. Thomas Aquinas Roman Catholic Separate Schools Division Office – 780-986-2500

 Note: The information on this website is provided for the convenience of reference only. Candidates are subject to further requirements in the Local Authorities Election Act. Candidates are advised to refer to the LAEA and obtain legal advice regarding the full extent of their obligations.