If you have a complaint or an allegation that either the Election Act or the Election Finances and Contributions Disclosure Act has been violated, you should refer the matter to the Election Commissioner. Please note that only complaints or allegations regarding provincial elections should be referred to the Election Commissioner. Matters relating to municipal or federal elections do not fall within his jurisdiction.
The complaint or allegation will be reviewed to determine its basis and whether or not an investigation or some other recourse is warranted. The Election Commissioner engages the services of resource persons to assist with his mandate in order to resolve matters in a thorough and timely manner.
If you have information about a possible offence that you believe was committed under the Election Act or the Election Finances and Contributions Disclosure Act, you can submit your complaint using the online form below, or you can send the information by regular mail or e-mail to:
Election Commissioner of Alberta
Box 115, 10011-109th St.
Phone: 780-886-1656 or toll free 1-833-232-6487
You are asked to provide:
• Your name, address, telephone number, e-mail address and fax number (if applicable).
• A factual description of the matter including events, dates, circumstances, action or inaction that you believe may be an offence.
• The relevant section or sections of the Election Act or the Election Finances and Contributions Disclosure Act that you believe may have been breached or the nature of the alleged offence.
• Copies of any documents that you believe are relevant.