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Resources

Supplemental municipal election information for Peel Regional Chair candidates and voters.

Other information

Courses and Presentations

Candidate Information Session (April 10, 2018) Presentation (PDF).
A review of what candidates should know before deciding to run for Peel Regional Chair.

AMO e-course: So You Want to Run for Council 1.0
An overview of what candidates should know before deciding to run for municipal office.

About the Region

Office of the Regional Clerk

Regional facilities & maps (PDF)

Region of Peel demographics
Key demographic data for Peel, including 2011 Census data, health data, ward profiles and ethnic diversity.

Regional Roads (PDF)
Map of roads serviced by the Region.

Region of Peel map with ward boundaries (PDF)

Election-related

Sign bylaws

For information on election sign policies, placement and enforcement, visit your municipality election website:

Third party advertising

2018 Guide for third party advertisers

Council Business Expense Policy (PDF)
Provides Members of Council with guidelines for reimbursement of expenses for business travel and incidental business expenses.

2017 Statement of Remuneration and Expenses (PDF)
Provides the 2017 Statement of Remuneration and Expenses as required under section 284 of the Municipal Act, 2001, as amended

Use of Corporate Resources for Election Policy (PDF)
Lists the provisions that ensure Regional corporate resources are not used for election-related purposes.

Peel Regional Council Code of Conduct (PDF)
Provides a basis for the Regional Chair and Members of Council to promote high standards of ethical conduct through a direct referral or recourse to public opinion.

Region of Peel 2018 Municipal Elections Accessibility Plan (PDF)
How the Region will remove barriers and improve accessibility for persons with disabilities.

2018 Voters' guide for Ontario municipal council and school board elections

2018 Candidates' guide for Ontario municipal council and school board elections

2018 Guide for third party advertisers - Ontario municipal council and school board elections

2017 Statement of Remuneration and Expenses (PDF)

Business Expense Accounts - Members of Council Policy (PDF)

MPAC – Voterlookup.ca
Voters can check or update personal electoral information, add an elector to an address, or change school support.

Lobbyist Registry
An accessible public record of all lobbyists, detailing lobbyists’ names, who they lobbied, and what they lobbied about.

Municipal Elections Act, 1996
Regulates the conduct of municipal and school board elections in Ontario and sets out roles for municipal clerks and councils

Municipal Act, 2001
The main statute governing the creation, administration and government of Ontario’s municipalities.

Municipal Conflict of Interest Act, 1990
Prevents Members of Council from being involved in the decision-making process for matters in which they have a personal economic interest.