List of confirmed candidates for the 2019 federal election
The 42nd Parliament was dissolved on September 11, 2019, and on the same day, the writs were issued ordering that a general election be held on October 21, 2019. The deadline for candidates to file their nominations was 2:00 p.m. on October 2, 2019.
This publication contains the list of candidates officially nominated in each of the 338 electoral districts for the 43rd general election. The list is established under the Special Voting Rules (Part 11 of the Canada Elections Act) for electors voting under those rules.
Chief Electoral Officer of Canada
Note to the Reader
The electoral boundaries are those described in the 2013 Representation Order and section 30 of the Electoral Boundaries Readjustment Act.
If the candidate and their registered political party have met the requirements of the Canada Elections Act, the name of the party that endorsed the candidate will appear on the ballot under the candidate's name.
If a candidate is not endorsed by a registered political party, they can choose to have either the word “Independent” or no designation of political affiliation under their name on the ballot.
|Full Name||Ballot abbreviation|
|Animal Protection Party of Canada||Animal Protection Party|
|Bloc Québécois||Bloc Québécois|
|Canada's Fourth Front||CFF - Canada's Fourth Front|
|Canadian Nationalist Party||Nationalist|
|Christian Heritage Party of Canada||Christian Heritage Party|
|Communist Party of Canada||Communist|
|Conservative Party of Canada||Conservative|
|Green Party of Canada||Green Party|
|Liberal Party of Canada||Liberal|
|Libertarian Party of Canada||Libertarian|
|Marijuana Party||Radical Marijuana|
|Marxist-Leninist Party of Canada||ML|
|National Citizens Alliance of Canada||National Citizens Alliance|
|New Democratic Party||NDP-New Democratic Party|
|Parti pour l'Indépendance du Québec||Pour l'Indépendance du Québec|
|Parti Rhinocéros Party||Parti Rhinocéros Party|
|People's Party of Canada||People's Party|
|Progressive Canadian Party||PC Party|
|Stop Climate Change||Stop Climate Change|
|The United Party of Canada||UPC|
|Veterans Coalition Party of Canada||VCP|
Candidates Who Withdrew
Under the Canada Elections Act, a candidate could withdraw their candidacy before 5:00 p.m. on October 2, 2019. Zero candidates withdrew before this deadline.