Councillor By-Election (Aug 2020)

Nominations Received by Nomination Form

Ending July 28, 2020 4:00pm


Nominations received for Councillor position are as follows:
Nominee Nominated By Seconded By
Pauline Rickard Paulina Rickard-Gardiner Sonia Rickard


Nominations received for Youth Councillor position are as follows:
Nominee Nominated By Seconded By
None None None


In accordance with section 3.4(3)(e) of the Election Regulations, “Nominees must file Acceptance of Nomination form as prescribed in Schedule 1 to the Chief Electoral Officer by writing, fax or email to either accept or refuse the nomination within seven days of the Nomination; a failure to file will be deemed a refusal of the nomination”. 

TUESDAY, AUGUST 4th, 2020.


View Nomination Report


Moose Cree First Nation has two (2) vacancies for Councillor positions. Therefore, a By-election shall be held to fill the vacant Councillor positions.

The Council of Moose Cree First Nation removed Youth Councillor Michael Necan effective April 2, 2020 and accepted the resignation of Councillor Mark Butterfly effective May 15, 2020. 


Nominations open (by nomination form only):
July 21, 2020

Nominations close:
July 28, 2020 @ 4:00 pm

Deadline for nominees to accept or refuse nominations:
August 4, 2020

Advance Poll – Moose Factory:
August 18, 2020

Advance Poll – Moosonee:
August 21, 2020

By-Election – Moose Factory:
August 25 – 28, 2020

Eligibility to Vote

  1. Must Be a member of Moose Cree First Nation; and
  2. Must be eighteen (18) years of age and over; and
  3. Is not disqualified to vote under the Moose Cree First Nation Election Regulations.

Please refer to the voters list which will be posted publicly.

Chief Electoral Officer

Brittany Weistche-Rickard, Chief Electoral Officer



Moose Cree First Nation
Brittany Weistche-Rickard, Chief Electoral Officer
P.O. Box 810
Moose Factory, ON P0L 1W0