The 21 returning offices and satellite returning offices set up across the province to administer the elections opened to the public yesterday.
A total of 107 mayoralty positions and 544 councillor positions will be contested. A total of 68 district education council positions and 18 regional health authority posts are also open for election.
The deadline for filing nomination papers is 2 pm, Friday, April 8th. The lists of candidates will be posted online and will be updated daily as candidates file their nomination papers.
Persons wishing to become a candidate may download the appropriate nomination papers and information from the Elections NB website. Alternatively, they can pick up a nomination kit at a returning office or their local municipality.