The Role of the Commissioner

The Commissioner is responsible for ensuring political entities fulfill their obligations under the Canada Elections Act.

Click here to learn more about the role of the Commissioner of Canada Elections.

Questions and Complaints

If you have questions or concerns about something that happened during a federal election or by-election, we want to hear from you.

If you are writing to express concerns regarding statements made by Elections Canada, we encourage you to contact them directly. The Commissioner of Canada Elections is responsible for ensuring compliance with, and enforcement of, the Canada Elections Act.


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Not sure if your complaint falls under our mandate? Click here for more information.

The Complaint Process

There are several organizations responsible for handling complaints under the Canada Elections Act. The nature of your complaint will determine which organization will be responsible for evaluating the issue.

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