The next Municipal Election will be held on Monday, October 18, 2021.

Who can vote?

To be eligible to vote, you must be:

  • At least 18 years old
  • A Canada citizen
  • A resident of Alberta on Election Day
  • A resident of Stony Plain on Election Day
  • Provide one of the authorized pieces of identification
Identification requirements
All voters must produce identification that shows their name and address of residence. Acceptable identification includes the following: 
Government issued identification
  • Alberta Operator's (Driver's) License; or
  • Alberta Identification Card; or
Government issued documents
  • Government cheque or cheque stub; or
  • Income or property tax assessment notice; or
  • Statement of government benefits (for example, employment insurance, old-age security, social assistance, disability support or child tax benefit); or
School, college, or university documents
  • Correspondence issued by a school, college or university; or
Other documents
  • Bank or credit card statement or personal cheque; or
  • Insurance policy or coverage card; or
  • Letter from a public curator, public guardian or public trustee; or
  • Pension plan statement of benefits, contributions or participation; or
  • Residential lease or mortgage statement; or
  • Utility bill (e.g. telephone, public utilities commission, television, electric, gas or water); or
  • Vehicle ownership, registration or insurance certificate
Vouching

Changes to the Local Authorities Election Act will now allow provisions for vouching. A voter who has shown valid identification may vouch for a voter who does not have identification if:

  • The person vouching signs a statement/form that they know the person and that the person resides at the address indicated on the statement; and
  • Both the voters meet the eligibility requirements to vote.
  • The elector has not already vouched for another person.

A voter who has relied on vouching to validate their identity and address cannot vouch for someone else.

When and where do I vote?
 Advance voting opportunities

Senior Citizen's Drop-in Centre - 5018 51 Avenue 

  • Thursday, October 7  4:00 pm - 8:00 pm 
  • Friday, October 8  12:00 pm - 5:00 pm 

Heritage Park - 5100 41 Avenue 

  • Tuesday, October 12  12:00 pm - 5:00 pm 
  • Thursday, October 14  4:00 pm - 8:00 pm 
  • Saturday, October 16  10:00 am - 4:00 pm 

When the voting stations are declared closed, any elector in the voting station who wishes to vote shall be permitted to do so, but no other person shall be allowed to enter the voting station.

 Election day

Election Day is Monday, October 18 from 9:00 am - 8:00 pm 

You may vote at the location that is most convenient.

  • Best Western Inn & Suites - 3101 43 Avenue
  • Heritage Park - 5100 41 Avenue

The voting station will open at 9:00 am and will remain open until 8:00 pm. When the voting station is declared closed at 8:00 pm, any elector in the voting station who wishes to vote shall be permitted to do so, but no other person shall be allowed to enter the voting station.

Institutional voting locations

Alberta Rose Manor: 4616-52 Avenue

Diamond Jubilee: 4612-52 Avenue

Forest Ridge Place: 5303-47 Street

Good Samaritan Stony Plain Care Centre: 4800-55 Avenue

Good Samaritan George Hennig Place: 4808-57 Avenue

Westview Health Centre: 4405 South Park Drive

Whispering Waters Manor: 5303-47 Street

Special Ballots

Electors that are unable to vote in-person by reason of having a physical disability, absence from the Town of Stony Plain on Election Day, or are an election worker, candidate, official agent, or scrutineer, may vote by applying for a Special Ballot.

 What is a Special Ballot?
A Special Ballot is the same as voting at the voting station except the ballot is provided to you in advance and you can complete it wherever you are (E.g., home, vacation, school, working out of town, etc.).
 How do I apply for a Special Ballot?
Submit your request to receive a Special Ballot in-person at Town Hall, by phone or by email.
 How do I return the Special Ballot?
You may mail or drop-off the Special Ballot return envelope to Town Hall. It MUST be received before 7:00 p.m. Monday, October 18, 2021.

 2021 Stony Plain Election Candidates

 Mayor

 No filings have been received to date.

 Councillor
Hughena Burke

Campaign Office Phone: 780-996-9701

Campaign Email Address: hughenagagne@hotmail.com

Eric Meyer

Cell Phone: 780-218-6320

Campaign Email Address: eericsmmeyer@hotmail.ca