Running For Council
Municipal elections are held every three years in October. To be eligible for election as Mayor or Councillor, you must be a qualified voter. This means you must be a Canadian citizen on the day of your nomination, and be at least 18 years of age on election day. In addition, you must have lived in the municipality for at least one year immediately preceding election day.
The next municipal election will be in October 2021. Written information for candidates will be available at the Village Office in August 2021.
Haines Junction was incorporated as a municipality in 1984, holding the first meeting as a municipality on October 9, 1984.