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