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ontario regulation 326/16

made under the

Municipal Elections Act, 1996

Made: September 27, 2016
Filed: September 30, 2016
Published on e-Laws: September 30, 2016
Printed in The Ontario Gazette: October 15, 2016

Amending O. Reg. 101/97


1. Section 2 of Ontario Regulation 101/97 is revoked.

2. Subsection 3 (1) of the Regulation is amended by striking out “subsection 54 (2)” and substituting “section 54”.

3. (1) Section 5 of the Regulation is amended by striking out “subsection 76 (4) of the Act (maximum amount of expenses)” in the portion before paragraph 1 and substituting “subsection 88.20 (6) of the Act (maximum amount)”.

(2) Paragraph 3 of section 5 of the Regulation is revoked.

4. The Regulation is amended by adding the following section:

5.1 The following formulas are prescribed for the purpose of subsection 88.20 (9) of the Act (maximum amount for parties, etc., after voting day):

1. In the case of a candidate for the office of head of council of a municipality, the amount shall be calculated as 10 per cent of the amount calculated under paragraph 1 of section 5.

2. In the case of a candidate for another office, the amount shall be calculated as 10 per cent of the amount calculated under paragraph 2 of section 5.

5. Section 7 of the Regulation is revoked and the following substituted:

7. (1) The following forms are prescribed as the required forms for the purposes indicated:

1. Form 1, entitled “Nomination Paper”: a nomination under section 33 of the Act.

2. Form 3, entitled “Appointment for Voting Proxy”: an appointment of a voting proxy, declaration of voting proxy, clerk’s certificate and oath of voting proxy under section 44 of the Act.

3. Form 4, entitled “Financial Statement – Auditor’s Report”: a consolidated financial statement and auditor’s report under section 88.25 of the Act.

4. Form 5, entitled “Financial Statement – Subsequent Expenses”: a financial statement under section 88.32 of the Act for subsequent expenses after the return of a surplus.

5. Form 6, entitled “Notice of Extension of Campaign Period”: a notice of extension of campaign period under section 88.24 of the Act.

(2) The forms prescribed by subsection (1) are the forms dated September, 2016 that are available on the website of the Government of Ontario Central Forms Repository under the listing for the Ministry of Municipal Affairs.


6. This Regulation comes into force on the day it is filed.

Made by:
Pris par :

Le ministre des Affaires municipales,

Bill Mauro

Minister of Municipal Affairs


Date made: September 27, 2016
Pris le : 27 septembre 2016