Leadership Contest Announcement

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2022 Leadership Contest

Green Party of Canada Leadership Race Officially Opens Campaign Round One

AUGUST 31, 2022-- LEADERSHIP CONTEST: CAMPAIGN ROUND ONE OFFICIALLY OPENS

Welcome to Campaign Round One

Click here to see our new Leadership Contest Website and Meet Our Candidates

IMPORTANT DOCUMENTS TO REVIEW

Leadership Contest Rules

Leader’s Contest Guide Elections Canada Act

GPC Constitution and the GPC Members Code of Conduct.

Leader’s Job Description and the draft leaders contract.

The Leadership Contest Committee can be reached by email here: leadership.contest@greenparty.ca

Federal Council has appointed Leadership Contest Arbiters to provide clarification on the Leadership Contest Rules and they can be reached by email here: lca.contest@greenparty.ca. They also make decisions on any concerns regarding alleged violations of the contest rules. Suspected violations of the Leadership Contest Rules can be submitted here.

IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER

Pre-Campaign Phase

Application Period: June 28, 2022 - August 5, 2022 (11:59 PM Pacific Time)
GPC Announces All Leadership Contestants: August 31, 2022

Campaign Round One

Campaign Round One: August 31, 2022
Mail-in ballot Requests Open: August 31, 2022
Deadline to Become a Member and Vote in Campaign Round One: September 14, 2022
GPC Publishes Contestants Profiles on the GPC Website: September 2, 2022
Campaign Round One Vote Starts: 12:00 PM Eastern Time on October 7, 2022
Campaign Round One Vote Ends: 3:30 PM Eastern Time on October 14, 2022.
Campaign Round One Vote Results: 8:00 PM Eastern Time on October 14, 2022.

Campaign Round Two

Campaign Round Two: October 14, 2022
Deadline to Become a Member and Vote in Campaign Round Two: October 19, 2022 11:59 PM Pacific Time
Mail-in ballot Requests Open: October 14, 2022
Campaign Round Two Online Voting Starts: 12:00 PM Eastern Time on November 12, 2022
Campaign Round Two Online Voting Ends: 3:30 PM Eastern Time on November 19, 2022.
Campaign Round Two Vote Results: 8:00 PM Eastern Time on November 19, 2022.

Announcement

Announcing New Leader: 8:00 PM Eastern Time on November 19, 2022.

- Lorraine Rekmans President, Green Party of Canada
- Natalie Odd Co Chair of the Leadership Contest Committee
- Michael MacLean Co Chair of the Leadership Contest Committee

For more information: leadership.contest@greenparty.ca


Leadership Contest Committee Members

Dana Taylor (Interim Executive Director)
Adrian Currie (member at large)
Kim Bell (Nfld & Lab Rep)

Leadership Contest Arbiters

Lenore Morris (Territories Rep)
Stuart Hunter (Youth Rep)