Vote to elect new CIRA board directors

Election runs online from September 22-29

Toronto, September 22, 2016 – Members of the CIRA community will begin casting their votes today for candidates in the Canadian Internet Registration Authority's (CIRA) 2016 Board of Directors Election. The vote period starts today at 3 p.m. ET and ends at 3 p.m. ET on September 29, 2016.

CIRA Members play an important role in choosing the leadership that will guide CIRA through the next three years of its mandate.

Learn more about the candidates

CIRA Members can learn more about each Candidate before casting their votes by reading the candidates’ statements. You can also interact with candidates in CIRA’s campaign forum.

Voting for election candidates

This year, CIRA Members will have the opportunity to cast their votes to elect 4candidates—3 from the Nomination committee slate and 1 from the Members slate.

Voting will take place online at

The election results will be published on on or before October 3, 2016.

Information about CIRA’s Board of Directors election and how to vote is available at

About the Canadian Internet Registration Authority

The Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) manages the .CA top-level domain on behalf of all Canadians. A Member-based organization, CIRA also develops and implements policies that support Canada’s Internet community, and represents the .CA registry internationally