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Due to the evolving COVID-19 situation, please check back often for updates.

NEW for 2020

Voting in the October Municipal election will be by telephone and internet only. Watch this video on how to vote electronically. There will NO paper ballots cast in 2020 in the Municipality. Voting will begin 8:00 am Thursday, October 8, and continue through 7:00 pm Saturday, October 17. In order to ensure voter and poll worker safety during the COVID-19 pandemic, MODL Council passed a motion to this effect on July 28, 2020.

Rest assured that we are committed to helping every eligible voter cast their vote! More information on how you can request assistance with telephone and internet voting will be posted soon. 

Are you on the list?

The elections for the Municipality of the District of Lunenburg and the Conseil Scolaire Acadien Provincial will be held on October 17. Voting by phone and internet only will begin 8:00 am October 8 through 7:00 pm October 17.

Electors are strongly encouraged to verify that their information is correct by 4:00 pm on September 3, 2020, to ensure they receive a Voter Information Letter in late September. To find out if you’re on the list, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call (902) 530-3268.

Please note: You will be asked to confirm your name, civic address, mailing address, and date of birth.

Revision to the List of Electors will continue throughout the election period. If you do NOT receive your Voter Information Letter by the end of September or if the information received is incorrect, please contact our staff.

  pdf Voting Qualifications (112 KB)

Contact Information

Our elections office is open at 210 Aberdeen Road in Bridgewater. 

Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Phone: (902) 530-3268

Running for Office

MODL-specific information

pdf Prospective Candidate Information MODL 2020 (1.04 MB)

pdf 2020 Candidate's Guide to Municipal & CSAP Elections (356 KB)

pdf 2016 Election Results (298 KB)

Candidate’s Nomination Packages are available by emailing Leah Zinck, Returning Officer, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

For more information on the municipal elections process in Nova Scotia go to Muncipal Elections Act.