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The West Hants Regional Municipality (WHRM), along with all other Nova Scotia municipalities will hold its Municipal and Conseil scolaire acadien provincial (CSAP) elections in October 2024.

WHRM eligible electors will be voting to elect one (1) Mayor at-large and eleven (11) Councillors (one per district).


Important Dates

  • September 10, 2024 - Nomination Day
  • October 19, 2024 - Ordinary Polling Day


General WHRM Municipal Election Info

  • Returning Officer - Debi Fitzpatrick
  • Eligible electors will have greater opportunity to cast their ballots in October 2024.  Council supported a "hybrid" voting method, meaning that eligible electors can either vote by:
    • the traditional paper ballot at their respective polling station OR
    • electronically (by internet OR telephone) from any location.  



  pdf  NS Municipal Elections Act (1.16 MB)


Education / Training / Information Opportunities

Free Campaign School for Women and Gender Diverse Individuals in NS - March - April 6, 2024 https://www.equalvoice.ca/nova_scotia_campaign_school