The Ontario Liberal Leadership Process

• Now til December 2nd - Become a Member

Renewal begins with Liberal activists like you. To be eligible to participate in the election of our next leader and the next Premier of Ontario, become a member before 6:00PM on Monday, December 2. Sign up here to become a member.


• Now til December 2nd - Signup Your Friends

We can't make these changes without a strong grassroots to support us. The best place to start is with your own network of family and friends. Let them know you are on Team Coteau and ask them if they will support you. Sign them up to the party before 6:00PM on Monday, December 2. They can sign up here to become a member.


• Become a Delegate And Stand For Michael

Delegates elected at LEMs will be eligible to attend the 2020 Leadership Convention on behalf of their riding association. Only supporters who are signed up as official members by the December 2 deadline will be eligible to stand for election as a delegate. More information about the delegate election process will be shared in the coming weeks.


• February 8th & 9th - Vote in a Leadership Election Meeting 

Leadership Election Meetings (or LEMs) will take place on: Saturday, February 8, 2020 & Sunday, February 9, 2020

There will be an LEM in each of the 124 ridings across the province. Party members who signed up before the December 2 deadline will be eligible to cast a vote at their local LEM for a leadership candidate and delegates to the 2020 Leadership Convention.

Ridings in a given region will all cast their votes on the same day. There will be more information available in the coming weeks on LEM dates and times for each riding.


• March 6th & 7th - Attend the 2020 Leadership Convention & Represent Michael On The Floor

The convention will be held at the International Centre in Mississauga on March 6-7, 2020. Only delegates and alternates elected in LEMs who pay the convention registration fee will be eligible to attend the convention. More information about the convention and related registration rates will be made available in the weeks ahead.


• Key Documents