PSA: Call for nominations – QIA by-election – Pond Inlet

Thursday, February 16, 2017

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT

DATE ISSUED: February 16, 2017

Re.: Call for nominations – QIA by-election – Pond Inlet

Notice is hereby given to the voting members of Qikiqtani Inuit Association (QIA) that the nomination period for the April 10 by-election will be open as follows:

Nominations Open – February 20, 2017

Nominations Close – March 3, 2017, 5 p.m. local time

Positions Contested: Community Director – Pond Inlet

Nomination forms are available on the QIA website, the office of the CRO in Iqaluit and at local CLO office in Pond Inlet.

To download the forms visit: https://www.qia.ca/en/docs?field_category_value=14

Eligible candidates must be Canadian citizens, 16 years of age or older, reside in Pond Inlet, and be a member of the Qikiqtani Inuit Association.

Candidates must submit their completed nomination papers to the Chief Returning Officer no later than March 3, 2017, 5 p.m. local time and are responsible for ensuring that nomination papers are received on time. Late nomination papers will not be accepted.

Elections will be held on Monday, April 10, 2017. This position expires December 2018.

Nomination papers submitted by fax will be accepted, provided the fax is received before 5:00 p.m. local time on March 3, 2017.

Nomination papers must be submitted to:

Adamee Itorcheak                                                              Lamech Kadloo

Chief Returning Officer                                                       Community Liason Officer

c/o Ayaya Communications Inc                                          Qikiqtani Inuit Association

Building 157 Nipisa Street                                                  Qaggivik (building 303)

Iqaluit, NU, X0A 0H0                                                          Pond Inlet, X0A 0S0

Tel: 867-222-5549 or 867-979-1484                                  Tel: 867-899-8640

Fax: 867-979-1487                                                            Fax: 899-8642

Email: QIACRO@ayaya.ca                                                Email: lkadloo@qia.ca