Transcript: Video - Candidacy Requests

This message is brought to you by the Public Service Commission of Canada (PSC)

Are you a federal public service employee?

Are you thinking of becoming a candidate in a Federal, Provincial, Territorial or Municipal election?

Remember, you must first request and obtain permission from the PSC.

This applies for any elected office.

Elections anywhere in Canada.

Let's walk through the process:

1. Speak with your manager, your organization's Designated Political Activities Representative and the PSC.

2. Complete the request form and include the required documents.

3. Submit your request. The PSC decision process may take up to 30 days.

4. The PSC considers: nature of the election, nature of your duties, level and visibility of your position

So… if you are considering becoming a candidate in an election…

Get informed! Start the process early!

Your manager, your organization's Designated Political Activities Representative and the PSC are ready to help!

For more information: 1-866-707-7152 www.cfp-psc.gc.ca/politicalactivities