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Results – Pangnirtung Mayor By-election


Craig Atangalaaq Simailak has been acclaimed as MLA for the constituency of Baker Lake.


Calvin Aivgak Pedersen has been acclaimed as MLA for the constituency of Kugluktuk.


The by-election for the constituency of Kugluktuk has been scheduled for August 24, 2020, after the resignation of former Member of the Legislative Assembly Mila Adjukak Kamingoak.


The declaration of candidacy period scheduled to begin on March 23rd for the by-election in Baker Lake has been delayed to limit any potential spread of COVID-19.

The by-election will now take place on August 24, 2020.


Acclaimed Candidates in Arctic Bay, Clyde River and Qikiqtarjuaq


A by-election for the Kimmirut Alcohol Education Committee (AEC) will take place on December 9. Advance vote December 2.

Declaration of Candidacy week will be November 4-8.


Election Results are posted here for the Tununiq By-election.


Mayor, Council and members of a District Education Authority (DEA) Declarations of Candidacy will be accepted Sept 23-27. Municipal Election Day is Oct 28, 2019.


Today, the vision of the Standing Committee Ajauqtiit to harmonize elections in Nunavut is being realized with the inclusion of elections for municipal councils and District Education Authorities in the Nunavut Elections Act.