Special ballot (mail-in) packages sent for 2021 Municipal election

Special ballot (mail-in) packages for the 2021 General Election requested by voters are being sent the week of Sept. 27, 2021.

Eligible voters who are unable to vote during the Advance Vote (Oct. 4-Oct. 10), or on Election Day, Oct. 18, 2021 due to a physical disability, or those who are working, vacationing or studying away from their place of residence, as well as election or campaign workers may request a Special ballot (mail-in voting).

Follow the mail-in ballot instructions included in your ballot package to fill out the ballots.

A copy of your identification (ID) needs to be included with your completed mail-in ballot. Instructions on how to include the ID copy is in the mail-in ballot package.

You are required to provide a physical copy of your identification. A copy could be:

  • a printed photo of your ID,
  • a photocopy, or
  • other physical copy of your ID.

See ID requirements for more information.

Special ballots must be received by the Elections Calgary office by Election Day, Oct. 18 at 4 p.m. Return the ballot package:

  • by mail (see estimated delivery times below),
  • in person at the Elections Office, or
  • at a ballot drop box (see locations below). Ballot drop boxes are secure and monitored by security camera.

Country Hills Library
11950 Country Village Link N.E.

Nose Hill Library
1530 Northmount Drive N.W.

Fish Creek Library
11161 Bonaventure Drive S.E.

Seton Library
4995 Market Street S.E.

Elections Calgary Office
2340 22nd Street N.E. 

City Hall (regular 24-hour drop box)
Municipal Building East Entrance 801 3 Street S.E.

There are many ways to vote. Eligible voters are encouraged to visit to see when and where they can vote in the 2021 Municipal Election.

For more information, candidates and eligible voters can visit