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By-election 2023

December 19 2022

BY-ELECTION (starting with Fall 2022 resignation)

With the resignation of the Deputy Mayor Larysa Luciw on October 12-2022 at 11.45am the by-election procedures will now be implemented and the website updated as the municipality navigate this issue. Updates will be posted here.

Sandy Beach graciously thank Larysa for her contributions to the Village over the last 15 months and wish her all the best with her future endevours.


2023 Municipal By-Election    



Notice is hereby give that an election will be held for the filling of the following offices:


Number of Vacancies

Ward or Electoral Division 
Number (if applicable)






Municipal Election Forms

Firefox download ONLY and complete date and sign forms 4 AND 5 and submit forms at the office.  Email us if you have any questions and would like to make and appointment for form drop off.


Nomination Day will be on the 7th of January 2023 from 10am to 12noon at 1208A Highway 642 Sandy Beach, AB - Public Works and Administration Building (Shop).



Election Day will be, the 4th day of February 2023, from 10:00 am to 7:00 pm.

Voting station will be located at:

1208A Highway 642, Sandy Beach Public Works and Administration Building (Shop).

One voter at a time will be allowed to enter the front office and cast a vote so please plan ahead. No exceptions. Make sure you have photo ID and proof of residence. No exceptions.


Every elector who attends the voting station will be permitted to vote if they make a statement that they are eligible to vote in the presence of an officer in the prescribed form.  They must produce one of the following identification for inspection:

  • photo identification (ID) issued by the government (federal, provincial or local, or an agency of that government) stating your name and current address (an example is a driver’s license or provincial ID card);
  • The list of acceptable pieces of ID can be found on the Government of Alberta website Voter Identification Requirements.

as required by section 53 of the Local Authorities Election Act

DATED at the Summer Village of Sandy Beach, in the Province of Alberta, this 28 day of October, 2022.

For more information on the 2023 By-Election, please contact:  

Returning Officer
Substitute Returning Officer
The Summer Village of Sandy Beach, AB
RR1 Site 1 Comp 63 Onoway, T0E 1V0 or 1208A Highway 642 Sandy Beach

780-967-2873 or email


Local Authorities Election Act

The Local Authorities Election Act (LAEA) governs the nomination, voting, and election process.  To view a copy of the Act, click here.  

Information for Voters 

You may vote in the By-Election if you are:

  •  at least 18 years old,
  •  a Canadian citizen, and
  •  reside in Alberta and your place of residence is located in the local jurisdiction on   election day.


Other resources: 

Check back for more information during Fall 2022 - Nomination and Election Day should be nailed down by the November Regular Council meeting.

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