The Municipal Election Act, Section 2, 17, 19, 20 states:
Qualifications of Electors
A person is entitled to be an elector at an election held in a local municipality (unless prohibited by the MEA or any other Act) if, on Voting Day (Monday, October 27, 2014), he or she:
▪ is a Canadian citizen,
▪ is at least eighteen  years old, and
▪ resides in the local municipality, or is the owner or tenant of land in the local municipality, or the spouse of such a person; and
▪ is not prohibited from voting as noted below or otherwise, by law.
Persons Prohibited From Voting
1. A person who is serving a sentence of imprisonment in a penal or correctional institution.
2. A corporation.
3. A person acting as executor or trustee or in any other representative capacity, except as a voting proxy in accordance with Section 44, MEA.
4. A person who was convicted of the corrupt practice described in Subsection 90(3) of the MEA, if Voting Day in the current election is less than four  years after Voting Day in the election in respect of which he or she was convicted.