We acknowledge the traditional territories of Indigenous peoples and their commitment to stewardship of the land. We acknowledge the communities in circle. The North, West, South and Eastern directions, and Haudenosaunee, Huron-Wendat, Anishnabeg, Seneca, Chippewa, and the current treaty holders Mississaugas of the Credit peoples. We share the responsibility with the caretakers of this land to ensure the dish is never empty and to restore relationships that are based on peace, friendship, and trust. We are committed to reconciliation, partnership and enhanced understanding.
Who we are
Elections Markham is an independent, non-partisan division of the City of Markham, responsible for administering municipal elections, by-elections and referenda in Markham.
We strive to continue innovating our elections, creating an accessible and inclusive experience and empowering all voters to exercise their democratic right to vote.
The City of Markham is a leader in digital democracy. We were the first municipality in Canada to use online voting and are the largest and longest-running lower-tier municipality nationwide to use online voting today.