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Get involved

Participating in democratic life and running for office.

Running for office

Here are the rules you need to follow in order to comply with provincial, municipal, and school election laws.

Making a contribution to a political party or candidate

Electors may make a contribution to a political entity or candidate in a provincial, municipal, or school board election if they follow certain rules.

Obtaining authorization as a private intervenor

If you are an elector interested in expressing your preferences or opinions, you may need to obtain authorization as a private intervenor.

Sharing information with your network

This page contains text and images that we make available to anyone interested in encouraging their contacts to participate in democratic life.

Citizen round table

The Citizen round table is a space for reflection and discussion that aims to encourage citizen participation and to fuel our thinking on electoral matters.

Universal accessibility committee

The universal accessibility committee is a non-partisan advisory working group.

Other resources

The Charter of the French language and its regulations govern the consultation of English-language content.