The federal NDP's Electoral Riding Association for Yukon is undergoing a nomination race to select their candidate for this fall's federal election.


The nomination meeting to select our NDP candidate for Yukon will be held:

Date: March 28, 2019

Registration will be open from 4:30 pm until 7:00 pm

Location: Lewis Hall (Basement of the United Church

601 Main St, Whitehorse (wheelchair accessible)


The candidates for nomination are:

Justin Lemphers

Kaori Torigai


To be eligible to vote at this meeting, you must be:

  1. An NDP member in good standing (Individual membership shall be open to every resident of Canada, regardless of race, colour, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, or national origin who undertakes to accept and abide by the constitution and principles of the Party and who is not a member or supporter of any other political party.)
  2. A Yukon resident
  3. A member of the NDP at least 30 days before the nomination meeting (membership valid on or before February 28, 2019). If you are receiving this notice and voting package, our records indicate you are qualified to vote.


There are two ways for you to vote:

  1. By mail (ballots will be mailed to all eligible members shortly)
  2. In person at the nomination meeting.

If you have questions or concerns, please don't hesitate to contact me by phone (668-2203) or by e-mail ([email protected]). Please note the Annual General Meeting for the Federal Association will follow immediately after the nomination meeting for those who are interested. We are looking for new board members this year and encourage you to get involved!