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Elections Yukon is committed to providing timely and relevant information to the public to raise their awareness of electoral activities and to support their right to vote and their right to be a candidate.

This section will include a copy of media releases and other documents such as backgrounders sent to various news outlets.   It may also contain various articles of interest from other electoral jurisdictions or news agencies.

For media inquiries, including requests for interviews, please contact us at 867-667-8683 or


One week remains in Referendum Voting Period

January 20, 2022
Eligible electors have one week left to cast their vote and they have more options than ever to do so. Options to receive a referendum ballot before...

Referendum Voting Period Begins January 11

January 11, 2022
In-person voting opened Tuesday, January 11, 2022. Referendum voting will be open until Thursday, January 27, 2022. Eligible electors have more...

Referendum Mail-Out Ballot Applications available now

January 6, 2022
Applications for mail-out referendum ballots opened on Wednesday, January 5, 2022 at 9:00am through the Elections Yukon website. Mail-out ballots are...

Elections Yukon Outlines the Referendum Process

December 23, 2021
At the request of the Minister of Education, the Chief Electoral Officer has agreed to oversee the referendum and voting process on the First Nation...

Referendum Vote on a Yukon First Nation School Board to be Held in January 2022

November 15, 2021
Elections Yukon will administer a referendum vote in January 2022 for those school attendance areas where a resolution was passed by school council...