Election 2021


The municipal election for Vulcan County will be held on Monday, October 18, 2021


Election Workers

We are seeking Election Workers!  Vulcan County is recruiting approximately 13 people to work on Election Day (October 18, 2021) and during Advance Vote Days (Oct 9th, 13th and 16th). You must be 18 years of age or older and may be required to work in areas throughout Vulcan County, thus requiring transportation. You also must attend a mandatory training session in late September / early October. Please fill out the application form and submit to Vulcan County by September 21st. 

Application Form 


For more information, please contact Lansey Middleton at 403-485-3102 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.



Notice of Nomination Day

Notice is hereby given that Nomination Day is September 20, 2021 and that nominations for the election of candidates for the following offices will be received at the location jurisdiction office set out below with the period beginning on January 1, 2021 and ending at 12:00 noon on Nomination Day.  Location of Local Jurisdiciton: 102 Centre Street, Vulcan, Alberta

Office(s)Number of VacanciesElectoral Division Number








Vulcan County has seven electoral divisions in which one councillor is elected for each division. Vulcan County’s Reeve and Deputy Reeve are elected amongst council members on an annual basis at Vulcan County’s Organizational Meeting. To view our electoral division maps, please click here


Provincial Senate Election and Referendum Vote to be held on October 18th click here

Vulcan County will be conducting the senate election and referendum vote for County residents in conjunction with the local election. Voting stations will be set up throughout the County to accommodate the vote. Please visit our Voter Information page for up-to-date information. 


Palliser Regional School Division – School Trustees for Vulcan County wards

Vulcan County will be conducting the election on behalf of Palliser Regional School for the two subdivisions within Vulcan County. For more information regarding candidates and nominations, please visit Palliser’s website:






Important Dates:

Nomination PeriodJanuary 4th to September 20th at 12:00 p.m.
Nomination DaySeptember 20th 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Advanced Voting DayTBD
Election DayMonday, October 18th 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.




List of Candidates:

Below is the list of candidates that have filed nomination papers:


Division 1Division 2Division 3Division 4Division 5Division 6Division 7
Jodie Gateman 403-869-2134Shane Cockwill (incumbent) – first elect in 2016Jason Schneider (incumbent) – first elect in 2013Laurie Lyckman (incumbent) – first elected in 2017Kelly NelsonChristopher Northcott 403-990-0720Doug Logan (incumbent) – first elected in 2017
Merle HayneJonas Payce



  • Candidate Information
  • Voter Information
  • Electoral Division Maps



Vulcan County

Vulcan County, conveniently located in beautiful sunny southern Alberta, is a vibrant and progressive rural community with prime farming, ranching, residential, leisure and recreation opportunities. Strategically situated one hour south of Calgary and one hour north of Lethbridge, we offer a rich quality of life in a rural setting.

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General Contact Info

 Box 180, 102 Centre St. Vulcan, AB
 (403) 485-2241
 (403) 485-2920

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