Notice of Call for Nominations – 2021 Qalipu Election

call for nominations

Opening August 30, 2021 8:30AM and Closing September 10, 2021 at 12:00PM

In accordance with the Custom Rules Governing Qalipu Mi’kmaq First Nation Band Elections, nominations are invited for the positions of Chief, Central Vice Chief, Western Vice Chief, and Councilor for the following Electoral Wards: Flat Bay, St. George’s, Stephenville, Port au Port, Benoit’s Cove, Corner Brook, Exploits, Glenwood, Gander Bay.

Nomination forms are available for download at or at the Corner Brook band office at 3 Church Street. Completed nomination forms must be returned to the Corner Brook office either by postage mail or hand delivered. A nonrefundable fee of $25.00 shall be submitted with the nomination papers in the form of money order, bank draft, certified cheque, or cash. Nominations are to be received no later than 12:00PM on September 10, 2021 and will be considered as filed with the Electoral Officer for the purpose of the Band Election to be held on October 22, 2021.

Members can view the Electoral Voters List at the Corner Brook Office or on the band webpage at to confirm their eligibility to vote.

Carol Lahey
Electoral Officer

Nomination Forms


Central Region Vice Chief
Western Region Vice Chief

Benoit’s Cove
Corner Brook
Flat Bay
Gander Bay
Port au Port
St. George’s