2022 Municipal Election

Barrie's 2022 Municipal Election will be held on October 24, 2022. See Notice of Election (PDF). For any assistance please call 705-728-8683 (VOTE) or email Be.Counted@barrie.ca.

As the 2022 Municipal Election approaches, this website will be updated as information becomes available. Please check back for up-to-date information.

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New Voting Method

The voting for Barrie's 2022 Municipal Election will be conducted by an internet and telephone voting system to provide emergency preparedness, efficiency, accessibility, accuracy, automatic tabulation, and convenience. The internet and telephone voting method was used by Ward 3 residents for the Ward 3 By-election in 2020. This voting method provided a successful by-election and voter turnout. See the guide to voting in Barrie's election.

Key Dates

DateActivity
May 2 – Aug. 19, 2022Nomination Period for Candidates
Aug. 19, 2022Nomination Day
Last day to file a nomination as a candidate, change office, or withdraw a nomination. Nomination forms may be filed between 9am and 2pm.
Aug. 22, 2022Final day for the City Clerk to Certify Candidate Nominations
May 2 – Oct. 21, 2022Registration Period for Third Parties
Oct. 14, 2022​Voting Period commences at 10am
Oct. 20, 21 and 22, 2022Advance Voting Period available at Voting Assistance Centres
Oct. 24, 2022Final Voting Day
Closes at 8pm
Nov. 15, 2022New Term of Office Commences
​Nov. 16, 2022​Inaugural Meeting of the Barrie City Council 2022-2026