Changes to the Key Dates are bold.

2018

Monday December 3

Term of Office Commences

  • Elected members must take the oath of office prior to taking their seat.

Monday December 31

  • The end of the campaign period unless the candidate previously withdrew their nomination, their nomination was rejected by the City Clerk or the candidate applies to extend their campaign to erase a deficit
  • Last day for candidates to file an Extension of campaign period (Form 6)
  • Candidates who extend their campaign must file a primary and supplementary financial statement by the legislative deadline date

2019

Tuesday February 12 – Cancelled due to weather – new date TBD

Information Session 

Campaign Financial Filing Requirements for Candidates and Registered Third Party Advertisers – presented by the City of Toronto and the Ontario Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing

  • Toronto City Hall, 100 Queen St W, Council Chamber
  • 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Email candidateinfo@toronto.ca to register. Please let us know at least one week in advance if you require any accommodations for the session.

Arrive early – New safety measures at City Hall require a security screening for attendees carrying baggage.

 

Wednesday February 27

  • Last day for City Clerk to provide notice of financial filing requirements and penalties to candidates

Thursday March 28

  • Last day for candidate to apply to Superior Court of Justice to extend the time to file the financial statement

Friday March 29

By 2 p.m.:

  • Last day to file financial statement for reporting period ending December 31, 2018 – applies to all candidates
  • Last day for candidate to notify City Clerk of filing extension received from the Superior Court of Justice

Monday April 29

By 2 p.m.:

  • Last day for candidate to file a initial financial statement and pay $500 late filing fee
  • Penalties take effect at 2:01 p.m.

Thursday June 27

  • Last day to request a compliance audit on a initial financial statement.

Tuesday July 2

  • End of supplementary campaign period.

Wednesday August 28

  • Last day for City Clerk to provide notice of supplementary filing requirements and penalties to candidates

Thursday September 26

  • Last day for candidate to apply to Superior Court of Justice to extend the time to file the financial statement

Friday September 27

By 2 p.m.:

  • Last day to file financial statement for reporting period ending July 2, 2019 – only applies to those who filed a Form 6 to extend the campaign period
  • Last day for candidate to notify City Clerk of filing extension received from the Superior Court of Justice

Monday October 28

By 2 p.m.:

  • Last day for candidate to file a supplementary financial statement and pay $500 late filing fee
  • Penalties take effect at 2:01 p.m.

Friday December 27

  • Last day to request a compliance audit on a supplementary financial statement.

Monday December 30

  • Last day to apply for a contribution rebate

 

2018

Monday, December 31

  • Campaign period ends for registered third party advertisers
  • Last day for a registered third party advertiser to file an Extension of Campaign Period form

2019

Tuesday February 12 – Cancelled due to weather – new date TBD

Information Session 

Campaign Financial Filing Requirements for Candidates and Registered Third Party Advertisers – presented by the City of Toronto and the Ontario Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing

  • Toronto City Hall, 100 Queen St W, Council Chamber
  • 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Email candidateinfo@toronto.ca to register. Please let us know at least one week in advance if you require any accommodations for the session.

Arrive early – New safety measures at City Hall require a security screening for attendees carrying baggage.

Wednesday, February 27

Last day for the City Clerk to provide notice of financial filing requirements and penalties to registered third party advertisers

Thursday, March 28

Last day for a registered third party advertiser to apply to the Superior Court of Justice to extend the time to file a financial statement

Friday, March 29

By 2 p.m.:

  • Last day to file a financial statement for reporting period ending December 31, 2018
  • Last day for a registered third party advertiser to notify the City Clerk of a filing extension received from the Superior Court of Justice

Monday, April 29

By 2 p.m.:

  • Last day for a registered third party advertiser to file a initial financial statement and pay $500 late filing fee
  • Penalties take effect at 2:01 p.m.

Thursday, June 27

Last day to request a compliance audit on a initial financial statement

Tuesday, July 2

End of supplementary campaign period

Wednesday, August 28

Last day for the City Clerk to provide notice of supplementary filing requirements and penalties to registered third party advertisers

Thursday, September 26

Last day for a registered third party advertiser to apply to Superior Court of Justice to extend the time to file the financial statement

Friday, September 27

By 2 p.m.:

  • Last day to file a financial statement for the reporting period ending July 2, 2019 – only applies to those who filed a form to extend the campaign period
  • Last day for a registered third party advertiser to notify the City Clerk of a filing extension received from the Superior Court of Justice

Monday, October 28

By 2 p.m.:

  • Last day for a registered third party advertiser to file a supplementary financial statement and pay the $500 late filing fee
  • Penalties take effect at 2:01 p.m.

Friday, December 27

Last day to request a compliance audit on a supplementary financial statement