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Election Information


General Information:

The next municipal election will be held Monday, October 22, 2018. The last municipal election was held on October 27, 2014.  Those thinking they have a future career in municipal politics can file nomination papers from Tuesday, May 1, 2018 up until 2 p.m. on Friday, July 27, 2018.

What are the Offices for Selwyn Council?

The Township of Selwyn has a five (5) member Council consisting of:

Election by General Vote:

  • Mayor (1)
  • Deputy Mayor (1)

Election by Ward Electors Only:

  • Councillor (1) Ennismore Ward (Ward 10)
  • Councillor (1) Smith Ward (Ward 20)
  • Councillor (1) Lakefield Ward (Ward 30)

2018-2022 Council Members will serve a term of four (4) years commencing December 3rd, 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

Municipal Election Information: 

Contact Information:

Township of Selwyn

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 270,
Bridgenorth, Ontario, K0L 2H0

1310 Centre Line, Smith Ward

Phone: 705-292-9507
Toll Free: 1-877-213-7419

Election Staff:

Angela Chittick
Clerk/Returning Officer
705-292-9507, ext. 221
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Tania Goncalves
Deputy Returning Officer
705-292-9507, ext. 237
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Suzanne Schroeter
Deputy Returning Officer
705-292-9507, ext. 223
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