Village of Haines Junction

pdf You can download the 2021 Municipal Election Bylaw here. (221 KB)

Interested in running for the Village of Haines Junction Municipal Council?

Our current Mayor and Council answer questions about what it means to be on Council in the 2021 Municipal Election Information Session September 14, 2021. Watch Here.

pdf You can download the AYC Council Member Orientation Workshop agenda here (78 KB) .

pdf You can download a report regarding the current Council Strategic Priority Chart here (228 KB) .

The Association of Yukon Communities assists communities in their endeavour to achieve and sustain strong and effective local government, thereby improving the quality of life for all of the people of the Territory. They have posted some documents on their website to help you decide if you want to run as a candidate for municipal council. Click Running for Municipal Office.


Nomination day is Thursday, September 23, 2021, from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon!

Nominations may be submitted by hand to the Haines Junction Municipal Office (Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 and 1:00 - 3:30 p.m.) or faxed to 867 634-2008, until 12:00 noon on September 23, 2021. Nominations must be witnessed by either the Returning Officer (Paulette Schatz), Notary Public or Designated Municipal Officer (CAO Dan Rodin). It is the responsibility of the nominee to ensure that any faxed submission has been received.

You can download the Nomination Paper here.

Notice of Nomination Day




pdf You can download the 2021 Candidate Guide here (271 KB) .

pdf You can find out more about the Joy of Governing here. (4.92 MB)

You can find out more information about being a candidate in a municipal election at:

What to find out more about the role of Council? Check out the below links from the Canadian Association of Municipal Administrators (CAMA):