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A candidate in a provincial election is a person who has successfully been nominated and issued a Certificate of Nomination in an electoral district under the Election Act.

In this section you will find information to assist you with the candidate nomination process.

If you are looking for information on spending limits, eligible contributors, and political advertising and authorization rules, including blackout period and social media rules, please see our other rules section.

If you wish to become a candidate for a by-election, please review the current electoral districts here.

If you wish to become a candidate for a general election, please review the electoral districts for the 2018 General Election here.