Lac La Biche County is divided into seven wards, each represented by a single Councillor except for Ward 7. Ward 7 is the hamlet of Lac La Biche. Residents there elect two Councillors. The Mayor is elected by a County-wide vote. The next municipal election is October 16, 2017.
To become a candidate in the next election, you must fill out an official application and submit it to the County’s Legislative Services office. You must be registered before you can legally collect campaign donations. A minimum of five people eligible to vote in a County election must complete a candidate’s nomination form. Before you become a candidate it is recommended you read A Candidate’s Guide to Running for Municipal Office in Alberta.