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General Information

General Information

The next municipal election will be held Monday, October 22, 2018.

In the 2018 Municipal Election, electors in the Municipality of Trent Lakes will be voting electronically only; either by a touch tone telephone or internet. There will be no paper ballots. A Help Centre will be established at the Trent Lakes Municipal Office with telephone and internet access for electors that do not have access to such connections. The election period opens Tuesday, October 9, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. and closes Monday, October 22, 2018 at 8:00 p.m.

The Municipality’s Election Sign By-law can be viewed here.

Notice of Nomination for Office

What are the Offices for Trent Lakes Council?

Mayor (1)
Deputy Mayor (1)
Councillor (1) Harvey Ward
Councillor (1) Galway-Cavendish Ward
Councillor (1) Councillor at Large

2018-2022 Council Members will serve a term of four (4) years commencing December 1st, 2018 through to November 14th, 2022. The Mayor and the Deputy Mayor also serve on the upper tier County of Peterborough Council.  Council members are also appointed to various Boards and Committees.

What are the Offices for School Board Trustee?

  • Trustee (1) Kawartha Pine Ridge District School Board
    Serves the Municipality of Trent Lakes, and the Townships of North Kawartha and Selwyn.
  • Trustee (1) Peterborough, Northumberland and Clarington Catholic District School Board
    Serves the Municipality of Trent Lakes and the Townships of Asphodel-Norwood, Douro-Dummer, Cavan-Monaghan, Havelock-Belmont-Methuen, Otonabee-South Monaghan, North Kawartha, and Selwyn.
  • Trustee (1) Conseil Scolaire Viamonde (Secteur 1)
    Serves the Counties of Peterborough, Northumberland, and Haliburton, the City of Kawartha Lakes, the City of Peterborough, the City of Quinte West and Durham Region.
  • Trustee (1) Conseil Scolaire Catholique MonAvenir (Region 11)
    Serves Peterborough County, Durham Region, Northumberland County, Hastings County, City of Kawartha Lakes, City of Peterborough and City of Quinte West.

Election Accessibility Plan

The accessibility goal of the Municipality is to ensure the needs of electors and candidates with disabilities continue to be addressed. The 2018 Municipal Election Accessibility Plan supports and strengthens the Municipality’s commitment to the needs of persons with disabilities.

For information on accessible elections, review the Municipality of Trent Lakes’ Accessibility Plan for the 2018 Election.

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