Town Hall

Important Dates

Important Dates for Electors

Voter's List: Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018

  • Voter's list available to certified candidates
  • Revision Period Begins, Voter's list available at Town Hall and library branches for supervised viewing of one's own information
  • Electors completing the prescribed form (EL15) and presenting appropriate identification may update or add their name to the voters' list. We encourage all electors to check that they are on the voter's list!

Internet Voting: Oct. 3-17, 2018


Frequently Asked Questions - Potential Candidates

Q How do I file nomination papers?

Important Dates

Important Dates for Candidates


Nomination Period Begins: Tuesday, May 1, 2018

  • First day a person wishing to run for elected office and who is qualified to hold that office at the time of being nominated (subject to the Act) can file a nomination paper

  • First day notice of registration as a third party advertiser can be filed

  • Campaign period begins once a nomination paper or notice of registration is filed

Open Government

Open Government:

  • Nurtures the philosophy to make information more accessible to the public
  • Promotes an administration that is open and transparent at all levels
  • Allows the exchange of information to the public on how business is being done and the decisions being made

Open Data:

  • A tool of Open Government is open data
  • The Town of Lincoln has partnered with Niagara Region to provide the public with data sets in Open Data formats

Good Citizen Nomination Form

Do you know someone who deserves this award?

The Town of Lincoln's Good Citizen Award will be presented to a citizen or group of citizens who have selflessly given their time for the betterment of the Lincoln community. This award celebrates achievement, commitment and excellence in individuals/groups who have served the community through volunteerism or just being an outstanding citizen. Good Citizens will be presented with the award during The Mayor & Council Volunteer Recognition Celebration on Friday, April 20, 2018.  

Complete the form below to make a nomination. 


Claim Form

From time to time citizens believe it appropriate to make a financial claim against the Town of Lincoln. These cases arise when citizens believe they were injured, or their property was damaged, by an act or omission of the Town.

Citizens are always advised to contact their own insurance companies or seek independent legal advice about their claims.

To facilitate prompt review of the claim, individuals are encouraged to submit claims electronically via the online form below. 


If claim involves property damage, please provide the following insurance information below:

Personal information contained on this form is collected pursuant to the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act/Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and will be used for the purpose of responding to your claim. Questions about this collection should be directed to the Director of Corporate Services/Clerk of the Town of Lincoln.

Whipple Trust Fund Application

The deadline to apply is 4:00 p.m. on March 16, 2018.