For Immediate Release
October 10, 2017

Progressive Conservative Party Calls for Nominations in the District of Mount Pearl North

The Provincial Executive of the Progressive Conservative Party announced today that nominations of candidates for the upcoming by-election for the District of Mount Pearl North opened today, Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at 12:00 p.m. (noon) and will close on Friday, October 13, 2017 at 12:00 p.m. (noon).

The district’s seat becomes vacant today, October 10, 2017, when Steve Kent steps down as the MHA. A date for the by-election has not been set, but under the laws as they currently exist, a by-election must be called within 60 days of a vacancy occurring and held within 30 clear days of being called.

Nomination documents may be obtained from and submitted to the Party Secretary:

Desmond Whalen
Tel: 709.427.9548

Candidates must deposit a $300.00 nonrefundable fee made payable to: The Progressive Conservative Association of Newfoundland & Labrador Inc.

A list of candidates and information concerning a nomination meeting (if required) will be announced following the close of nominations.

Download nomination form as a PDF

Download nomination form in Word


Media Contact:
Graydon Pelley
President, PC Party of Newfoundland and Labrador
Telephone: 709.636.8326