Unofficial Notice of Election
Iqaluit, Nunavut – November 6, 2020 – Notice is hereby given to the voting members of the Qikiqtani Inuit Association (QIA) that an election will be held on December 14, 2020.
The unofficial list of Candidates is as follows:
Cornelius K. Nutarak
Community Director Arctic Bay
Community Director Grise Fiord
Nominations period extended to Nov. 13, 5pm local time
Community Director Kinngait
Mathew Saveakjuk Jaw
Community Director Pangnirtung
Community Director Qikiqtarjuaq
Jonah M. Audlakiak
Community Director Resolute Bay
Paul Amagoalik – Acclaimed
Candidates have until November 9, at 5pm local time to withdraw their nomination. Grise Fiord Community Director candidates will have until November 16, 5pm local time to withdraw. Following the withdrawal period a Notice of Election will be issued.
To be eligible to vote you must be at least 16 years old on Election Day, an Inuk registered with Nunavut Tunngavik Inc., and have for at least twelve consecutive months preceding election day been a resident of the electoral community.
Polling stations will be open in all Qikiqtani communities from 10am to 7pm local time on December 7 for advance voting and on December 14, Election Day.
Members can also vote by Proxy. Applications available from your local CLO office, www.qia.ca or contacting the numbers listed below.
For more information contact:
|Paul Okalik||Nadia Ciccone|
|Chief Returning Officer (CRO)
c/o Ayaya Communicatons
157 Nipisa Street
Iqaluit, NU, X0A 0H0