Leadership contestants must register with Elections Alberta as soon as they announce their intention to seek the leadership of a registered political party; when they first incur expenses in relation to their leadership campaign; or when they have received contributions in relation to their leadership campaign.
Become a Member of the Alberta Liberal Party
- Review the ALP Bylaws, Leadership Rules, Code of Conduct, and Election Finance Rules
Pay $1000 to obtain Nomination Papers
- Agreement to pay for a due diligence investigation which includes civil and criminal record checks
Obtain one hundred signatures of members - Leadership Candidate Membership Book Procedure
- Return all the signed forms to the ALP Secretary together with $6000 cheque
Co-Chairs review submitted nomination package: cheques clear, signatures are checked for valid memberships. Candidate approved (provisionally) pending background checks.
Become a Leadership Candidate