Who can vote:

Every person is qualified to vote in City of Thunder Bay’s Municipal Election if he/she:

Resides in Thunder Bay or is the owner or tenant of land here, or the spouse of such a person.

Is a Canadian citizen.

Is at least 18 years old.

Is not otherwise prohibited from voting (see ‘Who can not Vote’)

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Who can not vote:

A person is not entitled to vote, if that person is:

Serving a sentence of imprisonment in a penal or correctional institution.

Acting as an executor or in any other representative capacity, except as a voting proxy.

Convicted or a corrupt practice for an election held within four years of voting day.

Note: Corporations are not eligible to vote.

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I just moved to Thunder Bay.
How do I get onto the voters list?

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Are landed immigrants eligible to vote in the municipal election?

No. You must be a Canadian citizen.

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Can I vote if I don’t have a fixed address, or have no home at all?

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