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Election 2022 Information

Do you want to make a real difference in your community? Do you have a passion for community service? Now is the time to step up to put your vision into action! 

The Municipal General Election for Mayor and Council for the City of Dauphin is scheduled to take place on Wednesday, October 26, 2022

Please see the important information and links below if you would like to learn more about serving on City of Dauphin Council. 

Do you have questions or would you like to register to be a candidate? Feel free to contact Senior Election Official, Kirk Dawson, at 204-572-0914 or at elections@dauphin.ca.

Become a Candidate

Information to run for office

Campaign Signage

Requirements around Campaign Signage

Voter Eligibility

Are you eligible to vote?

Identification Requirements

What ID is required to vote?


Date of Election

October 26, 2022

Polls are open from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.


Important Dates


Candidate Registration Opens         

Mayor: May 1, 2022  

Councillors: June 30, 2022

Campaign Period 

Mayor: May 1, 2022 to March 31, 2023

Councillors: June 30, 2022 to March 31, 2023

Nomination Period

September 14 - 20, 2022

Withdrawal Deadline

September 21, 2022

Filling of Election Finance Statements

No later than 210 days after election: May 24, 2023.



Election Workers

The City of Dauphin will hire temporary election workers to assist at the voting stations on Election Day and to facilitate additional advance voting opportunities. If you are interested in working as an Election Officer, please contact City Hall at        204-622-3200 or email elections@dauphin.ca.

You will be contacted between mid-August and the end of September to confirm the details and to collect additional information to assist in our recruitment.

Opportunities exist for persons 18 years of age, to work as an Election Officer during Advance Voting (October 3 - 21, 2022) and on Election Day (October 26, 2022).


Frequently Asked Questions

Wednesday, October 26, 2022

Mayor and Councillor guides can be found here, or are available from City Hall, at 100 Main Street South.