New Brunswick Liberals to select new leader on August 6th

The Official Opposition in New Brunswick will elect their next leader on August 6th, after almost two years without a permanent leader.

New Brunswick Liberals announced that a new leader will be chosen in a leadership election that will take place at the Fredricton Convention Centre.

Along with the date at time of election, the New Brunswick Liberals released the rules that will govern the leadership election. Including a $30,000 non-refundable nomination fee. Candidates wishing to run for the leadership will have until May 2nd, 2022 to submit their paperwork and fees.

The leadership election will be conducted on a riding points/preferential ballot. Each of 49 provincial ridings will be allocated 100 points.