Are you on the Voters' list
You must be on the Municipal Voters' List to vote in the Municipal Election. If you were on previous Federal or Provincial voters’ lists, it does not mean you are on the Municipal Voters’ List.
If you live or own property in the Township of Scugog and are over the age of 18 and are a Canadian citizen, you may be eligible to vote in the next municipal election. To determine whether you are eligible to vote in the next municipal election, contact us.
Who can vote?
- A person is entitled to vote in a municipal election if they are a qualified elector. That means, you must be:
- A resident of the Township of Scugog, or an owner or tenant of land in the Township, or the spouse of such an owner or tenant;
- A Canadian citizen;
- At least 18 years old; and
- Not prohibited from voting by law
- If you are not a resident of the Township of Scugog, to vote for a School Board Trustee, you must be:
- An owner or tenant of residential property in the area of jurisdiction of the school board, who does not support any other board
Who cannot vote?
The following are prohibited from voting in a municipal election:
- Serving a sentence of imprisonment in a penal or correctional institution
- A corporation
- Acting as executor or trustee or in another representative capacity, except as a voting proxy
- Convicted of a corrupt practice described in section 90(3) of the Municipal Elections Act, 1996
Eligible Voters' who would like to cast their vote but are experiencing barriers in accessing a voting location, please contact Election Staff for more information regarding our Election accessibility plan.
Accessibility Election Plan
- Township of Scugog Accessible Election Plan - 2022 Municipal Election
- AMCTO Candidate's Guide to Accessible Elections
*Note: if the accessibility plans do not open, go to your downloads folder. The pdf document can be found there, by sorting by the most current date modified.
Accessibility Initiatives Undertaken for the 2022 Municipal Election
This report, prepared for Council, highlights the accessibility initiatives undertaken for the 2022 Municipal Election, prepared by Becky Jamieson, Director of Corporate Services / Clerk, Returning Officer.
The Township of Scugog is divided into five (5) wards. Each ward has a ward Councillor representing them, as well as the Mayor and Regional Councillor.
Residents can use the Interactive Ward Map to search their municipal address to find out what Ward they are in. Please note that the Interactive Ward Map is for convenience only. For accurate reference please refer to the voters' list.
Printable Ward Map
A Printable Ward Map is a PDF of the Ward Boundaries in print form. There are five (5) individual maps that show each of the five Wards: