City Council to fill two vacancies on City Council by appointment

Toronto City Council will be appointing two qualified electors at a special meeting of City Council on June 1, 2022 to fill the following vacancies on City Council:

  • Office of Councillor, Ward 10, Spadina-Fort York
  • Office of Councillor, Ward 13, Toronto Centre

Who is eligible for appointment?

To be eligible for appointment a person must be:

  • a Canadian citizen
  • at least 18 years of age
  • a resident of the City of Toronto, or own or rent property in the City of Toronto (or the spouse of the owner or renter)
  • not legally prohibited from voting, or from holding municipal office

How do I apply?

Interested individuals must complete, in person, a Consent of Nominee and Declaration of Qualification form and provide identification showing name, signature, and qualifying address within the City of Toronto. Forms must be submitted in person to the City Clerk’s Office at City Hall, 100 Queen Street West, ground floor, by 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday May 25, 2022.

Forms can be downloaded and printed below and are also available from City Clerk’s Office staff at the address above.

Consent of Nominee Form – Ward 10

Consent of Nominee Form – Ward 13

Candidates may also submit additional information to City Council if they wish, though this is not required. All forms and documents submitted by the applicant are a matter of public record. More information about this process is discussed in our Frequently Asked Questions.

Take part in our information session

You can learn more about these appointments at the following information session:

When will City Council appoint people to fill these vacancies?

At City Council’s special meeting on June 1, 2022 starting at 9:30 a.m. in the Council Chamber, City Hall, Council will hear from and ask questions of applicants, and vote to appoint persons to fill the vacancies.

The successful applicants will serve the remainder of the term of office that ends on November 14, 2022.

For more information

For further information on this process, see our Frequently Asked Questions or contact the Public Appointments Secretariat at 416-397-0088 or appoint@toronto.ca.