2018 Municipal Election


The 2018 Municipal Elections will be held on October 22nd 2018. The Dufferin Board of Trade is continuing the proud tradition of hosting Election Forums for the municipalities in Dufferin County. In total 74 candidates have put their name forward to seek office in the elections.

Each municipality in Dufferin will have an all candidate meet-and-greet forum with the exception of East Garafraxa, where all candidates have been acclaimed. In Orangeville, there will be a moderated Q & A session for candidates seeking Mayor or Deputy Mayor office. DBOT encourages the community to get involved by attending the candidate forums as well as submitting questions online ahead of the Orangeville Forum.

2018 All Candidate Forums

The Dufferin Board of Trade, with support from the Dufferin Federation of Agriculture, will continue the proud tradition of hosting municipal election forums with the candidates running for office.



The Candidates

Learn more about the names on your ballot ahead of the October election. Local candidates were invited to submit a candidate biography to the Dufferin Board of Trade.

Your Questions

Read the responses from the Orangeville Mayoral and Deputy Mayoral candidates on questions that were not asked due to time restraints at the 2018 Orangeville Election Forum.