Important Dates

Dates What happens on that day
June 27 Pre-Election Period begins.
September 25 First day open to file declaration of candidacy.
Voters may apply to CEO for a Special Ballot.
September 29 2 pm deadline (local time) to file a declaration of candidacy.
5 pm deadline (local time) to withdraw declaration of candidacy.
October 16 First day voters can vote at the returning officer’s office—from 12 noon to 7 pm local time.
October 23 Mobile poll in each community from 9 am to 11:30 am local time.
Advance vote from 12 noon to 7 pm.
October 25 First day voters can get a proxy certificate from Elections Nunavut. Must meet strict criteria.
October 26 Last day voters can vote at the returning officer’s office—from 12 noon to 7 pm local time.
October 30 Election Day.
3 pm deadline to get a proxy certificate (local time)
5 pm CST deadline for Special Ballots to be received at Elections Nunavut Headquarters.
December 29 Deadline for Campaign Financial Returns.