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 or not you are eligible to vote in the next municipal election, please contact us.

Voters' List

Check if you are on the voter’s list
Your name must be on the Voters’ List in order to cast a ballot.

The Municipal Property Assessment Corporation (MPAC) provides the Preliminary List of Electors to the Town before the election. To make sure you are on the list and your information is accurate, click the Voter Look up button below to check and update your information.

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Not on the Voters' List?

Prior to August 12, 2022, you can add yourself to the Preliminary List of Electors through voterlookup.ca

If after August 12, 2022, please complete the Application to Amend the Voters' List Form - EL15 and return it in person to the Municipal Office at 181 Perry St., Port Perry.  

 Voter Information

Voting Method Procedures

How to Vote in the Scugog Election

The Township of Scugog Council has approved the use of Internet, as well as paper ballots and tabulators as the voting method for the 2022 Municipal and School Board Elections. Electors will be able to vote during the Advance Vote period and on Voting Day. More details will be available soon.

Option 1: Online during voting days

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Voter Assistance Centres where eligible voters can seek assistance and cast their ballot via the internet will be available at the following locations during the specified dates and times:

  • Municipal Office: 181 Perry Street, Port Perry
    • October 17, 18, 19, & 20 between 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
    • October 24, 2022 from 10:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m.
  • Scugog Community Recreation Complex: 1655 Reach Street, Port Perry
    • Tuesday, October 18, 2022 from 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
    • Saturday, October 22, 2022 from 10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
  • Scugog Island Hall, 2710 Demara Road, Port Perry
    • Monday, October 17, 2022 from 1:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
  • Blackstock Recreation Complex, 3440 Church Street, Blackstock
    • Wednesday, October 19, 2022 from 1:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
  • Greenbank Centennial Hall, 19965 Highway 12, Greenbank
    • Thursday, October 20, 2022 from 1:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Option 2: By paper ballot during early voting days

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Designated Voting Locations for in-person paper ballots will be available at the following locations during the specified dates and times:

  • Scugog Community Recreation Complex, 1655 Reach Street, Port Perry
    • Tuesday, October 18, 2022 from 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
    • Saturday, October 22, 2022 from 10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
  • Scugog Island Hall, 2710 Demara Road, Port Perry
    • Monday, October 17, 2022 from 1:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
  • Blackstock Recreation Complex, 3440 Church Street, Blackstock
    • Wednesday, October 19, 2022 from 1:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
  • Greenbank Centennial Hall, 19965 Highway 12, Greenbank
    • Thursday, October 20, 2022 from 1:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Who Can and Cannot Vote?

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

Voters' Resources

*Note - if the forms do not open from the Ministry of Municipal Affairs website, go to your downloads folder. The pdf document can be found there, by sorting by the most current date modified.

Do you know your ward

Interactive Ward Map

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 Maps

 A Printable Ward Map is a PDF of the Ward Boundaries in print form. There is one map that shows the entire Township and five individual maps that shows each of the five Wards:

Ward 1

Ward 2

Ward 3

Ward 4

Ward 5 

Additional Resources:

Accessibility 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.