Election Complaints

The Section 13 of the By-Law Three (Union Elections) gives candidates the right to access a formal grievance process to resolve allegations of unfair campaigning relating to any ASU election, plebiscite, or referendum.

2017 Official Elections Complaint Form

2017 Official Elections Complaint Appeal Form

If you have any questions, comments or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact ASU election staff.

Harrison Paul Vacant
Chief Returning Officer Deputy Chief Returning Officer
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Office Hours: M-T-W-F 3:00PM to 4:30PM at Old SUB 628 Office Hours: TBA

Interested in Running for a Seat on Council?

The nomination period for the Acadia Students’ Union By-Election runs from Wednesday, September 6th, 2017 to Thursday, September 14th, 2017 at 4:00 PM. All ordinary and associate members of the Acadia Students’ Union are eligible to run for office and to vote in the election.

Fill out this Nomination Form

Completed nomination forms can be submitted to the Info Desk at the Union Market in the Student Union Building (SUB) no later than Thursday, September 14th, 2017 at 4:00 PM.

Date Activity
Wednesday, September 6th, 2017 Nomination Period Opens
Thursday, September 14th, 2017 @ 4:00PM Nomination Period Ends
Friday, September 15th, 2017 @4:30PM All Candidates Meeting
Wednesday, September 20th, 2017 @5:30PM All-Candidates Debate
Monday, September 25th, 2017 @8:30AM Online Voting Opens
Tuesday, September 26th, 2017 Online Voting Closes
Tuesday, September 26th, 2017 Election Results Announced

Changes to the ASU Constitution

The following constitutional documents have been updated to reflect motions passed at the December 6th, 2016 Regular Meeting of Council and come into effect for the 2017-2018 school year.

ASU By-Laws

ASU Operating Procedures

Please contact Oliver Jacob, ASU Chairperson for any questions about these changes.