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Posted on November 4, 2014

Pursuant to the National Rules for the Selection of Candidates for the Liberal Party of  Canada, the call has been issued for a meeting to nominate a candidate in Hamilton West—Ancaster—Dundas.

The meeting is being called pursuant to the provisions of Section 1 of the above Rules.
DATE OF MEETING: Tuesday, November 25, 2014
MUNICIPAL ADDRESS: Royal Canadian Legion—Valley City Branch 36
Banquet Hall
280 King Street West
Dundas, ON L9H 1W1


Speeches will start at 6:00 PM and voting will follow. Voting closes at 8:30 PM.
Identification will be required before a ballot will be issued (see item 3 over)

Please note:
Cut-off for eligibility to vote at this meeting, pursuant to Section 1.4 of the National Rules
was October 31, 2014 at 5 PM ET.
Nominations must have been filed to the National Office by October 30, 2014 at 5 PM

For any further information, please refer all questions to


Those Qualified to Vote at a Nomination Meeting:
1. a. Residents of the electoral district who are members at the cut off established
pursuant to the Rules for Nomination.**** Membership cut off times are set at
5:00 PM on a business day. Memberships received after 5:00 PM are deemed
to be accepted on the next business day.
b. Non-residents of the electoral district who became members of the association
prior to December 4th 2006, and have maintained uninterrupted membership in
the riding.
2. Provided that all individuals referred to in paragraph one (1) are:
a. fourteen (14) years of age;
b. support the purposes of the Party;
c. not a member of any other federal political party in Canada;
d. not qualified to vote in any other federal constituency association;
e. While a member of the Party, not have publicly declared an intention to be a
candidate for election to the House of Commons other than as a candidate of
the Party.
3. Must be able to prove your identity and your address. There are three options:
a. Provide one original piece of identification issued by government or government
agency containing your photo, your name and your address ( e.g. Drivers
Licence) OR
b. Provide two original pieces of identification issued by government, government
agency, educational institute, municipal office/agency, public utility or Credit
Card Company that provide your name. At least one of these documents must
also contain your address: (e.g. Health Card and Hydro Bill) (e.g. Fishing
Licence and a Credit card statement) (Student ID card and a School Report
card) OR
c. Provide one piece of original identification issued by government, government
agency, educational institute, municipal office/agency, public utility or credit card
company that provides your name and then be willing to swear an oath and be
vouched for by a qualified voter in the riding who has identification acceptable in
a or b above.
**** Cut-off for eligibility to vote at the Hamilton West—Ancaster—Dundas
Nomination Meeting, pursuant to section 8.3 of the Rules has been set as 5 PM
October 31, 2014