In the Town of Coaldale, as in other municipalities in Alberta, local elections are held every four years.  Previously, elected officials held three year terms, however in 2012 terms of office for elected officials were extended to four years. This began with the 2013 Municipal Election.  Coaldale residents will vote this coming October 16, 2017 for a new municipal council.

Nomination packages for the upcoming fall election

are now available at the Town Office.

Nomination Day will be Monday, September 18 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Council Chambers in the Town Office at 1920-17 Street.

Individuals who file their notice of intent to become candidates are permitted to begin fundraising and receive donations for their campaign. This notice is in addition to the legislated requirements for a candidate to file nomination papers. Notice of Intent List

Here, find results from the Town’s last two elections.

2013 Election Results


  • Kim Craig 1065 Votes
  • Henry (Butch) Pauls 785 Votes

Councillors (6)

Note: (I) = Incumbent

2010 Election Results


Councillors (6)

Note: For election documents and guidelines, please visit the Bylaws and Policy section of this website.