Final Election Results

CANDIDATE

BELLEGARDE, Perry
DIABO, Russ
NORTH, Sheila
RICHARDSON, Miles

TOTAL 

VOTES

328
10
125
59

522

PERCENT 

63%
2%
24%
11%

100% 

Candidate Biographies

Download

May 30, 2018

  • Nominations commence eight (8) weeks prior to the Election. Nomination papers (2018) are available only through the AFN Election Office in Ottawa

June 19, 2018

  • Nominations end/close at 11:59pm ET five (5) weeks prior to the Election

June 20, 2018

  • Assembly of First Nations Election 2018 Announcement of Candidates for the Office of the National Chief

July 25, 2018

  • Election for the Office of National Chief at the2018 AFN Annual General Assembly in Vancouver, British Columbia

Electoral Responsibilities

The Chief Electoral Officer and her office are responsible for rules outlined in Appendix “A” 1990 of the AFN Charter including:

  • Receiving Nominations
  • Campaign Expenses
  • Timing of the Election at Site
  • All Candidates Open Forum
  • Conduct of the Election, with updating forms and confirmation of Candidates Documents in the Election Process

Nomination Papers

Nomination papers will be available from the Chief Electoral Officer at the Elections Office in Ottawa, Ontario. For rules concerning the nomination and endorsement of candidates, please consult Appendix “A” 1990 Section D, Subsections 1-4 of the AFN Charter.

Individuals interested in becoming a Candidate for National Chief are invited to contact the Chief Electoral Officer or her assistant with questions or to request a Candidate Nomination Package using the contact information below.

Latest Announcements

Mail-outs, announcements and election particulars (e.g. electronic tabulation, candidate profiles) will be sent out following the June 19th nomination closing date, once all of the nominations received are in proper form.

Contacts

Loretta Pete Lambert
Chief Electoral Officer
Assembly of First Nations
Tel: (613) 241-6789 ext. 133
Toll-free: 1-866-869-6789
E-mail: [email protected]

Jessica Quinn
Executive Assistant to the
Chief Electoral Officer

Tel: (613) 241-6789 ext. 110
Toll-free: 1-866-869-6789
E-mail: [email protected]

Sid LeeAssembly of First Nations Election Year 2018
Assembly of First Nations
    ×