Corp Comm Connects

2022 Markham municipal election: Registration now available online for candidates, third-party advertisers

Elections Markham offers a new, convenient digital solution this fall
May 9, 2022
Yoyo Yan

This October, voters will have 250 hours to cast their ballots online or in person in the 2022 Markham municipal election from Oct. 14 to 24 for the offices of mayor, regional councillor, ward councillor and school board trustee.

Individuals looking to make a difference in their community are encouraged to run for Markham city council or school board trustee in the upcoming municipal election.

Candidates can register online using Election Markham's secure nomination portal until Aug. 19 at 2 p.m. Step-by-step instructions on how to register as a candidate are available at

Have something to say? Any person, corporation or trade union that plans to spend money on political advertisements during the 2022 Markham municipal election needs to register as a third-party advertiser online before Oct. 21 at 5 p.m. Instructions on how to register as a third-party advertiser and the rules for political advertising are available at

Elections Markham will be hosting two virtual Candidate & Third-Party Advertiser Information Sessions on Zoom:

Session 1: Thursday, June 9 from noon to 2 p.m. (Eastern Time)

Session 2: Thursday, July 28 from 7 to 9 p.m. (Eastern Time)

Visit for the latest and most reliable information related to the 2022 Markham municipal election.