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Ontario. Elections Ontario

Site: Barrie-Springwater-Oro Medonte

Service: Returning Office

Public Comments The next general election will take place on or before June 2, 2022. The City of Barrie is split into two electoral districts, Barrie-Springwater-Oro-Medonte and Barrie–Innisfil, click to see map of each district below: 
Barrie-Springwater-Oro-Medonte Electoral District 
Barrie-Innisfil Electoral District 
See record number BAR3106 for Barrie-Innisfil returning office and list of candidates.
Office Phone 705-728-9679
Toll Free Phone 1-833-505-3394 * Elections Ontario 1-888-668-8683
Social Media Twitter Twitter:
Primary Contact Anita Laking, Returning Officer
Site Location In Bayfield Mall, 2nd floor, over Planet Fitness
Address & Map
Returning Office
320 Bayfiled St, Unit 210
Barrie, ON L4M 3C1
Intersection Bayfield St and Coulter St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description (Service)
Visit the Elections Ontario website to:
  • see if you are on the Voters List. If you are not listed, register on-line or visit the Returning Office in your riding to obtain a Certificate to Vote before June 2nd * those who are 16 or 17 year old can register as a future voter
  • to apply to work as an election official at a voting location
  • to download the new Elections Ontario app
  • to learn about all the ways to vote, including new options available for this election. Deadline to apply to vote by mail is 6 pm ET on May 27th
Advance polls will be held Thu May 19 - Sat May 28 at locations to be announced.

Candidates for 2022 Election:
Green Party of Ontario GPO - Elyse Robinson
Website:, Email: elyserobinson@gpo.c, Twitter:

Liberal Party of Ontario - Jeff Lehman
Campaign office: 418 Blake St., Barrie, Phone: 705-300-7890, Website:, Email:, Facebook:, Twitter:

New Blue Party of Ontario - Hayden Hughes
Website:, Email:, Facebook:, Twitter:

NDP - Ontario New Democratic Party - Beverly Patchell
Website:, Email: Facebook:, Twitter:, Instagram:

Ontario Party - Gerry Auger
Email:, Facebook:, YouTube:

PC Party of Ontario - Doug Downey
Phone: 705-535-2022, Website:, Email:, Instagram:

All-Candidates meetings
Virtual Debate: Thursday May 12th, 3 pm-4:30 pm. Hosted by #Justrecoverysimoce. Register:

Service Details
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Hours Returning Office: May 4-Jun 1: Mon-Sat 10 am-8 pm, Sun 12 noon-5pm * office may close early on Jun 2nd
Dates Election June 2, 2020 9 am-9 pm
Areas Served Barrie ; Oro-Medonte ; Springwater
Eligibility Voters: 18 yrs and up
Application Show identification to register for Voters List
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Service Categories County/Regional Elections Director Offices

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