The future of the province is coming into focus as New Democrats vote in a new leader in March, 2023.

Leadership hopefuls will have until early December 2022 to register as candidates in the contest, and the next premier of Ontario will be chosen.

Foundational principles of the contest include generating enthusiasm for the Ontario NDP, its ideas and principles; being positive, inclusive and accessible; and growing the membership of the party including prioritizing growth in equity-deserving communities.

Detailed rules of the leadership contest are below:

For any questions, please contact the office of the Chief Electoral Officer at: ceo@ontariondp.ca