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Vote to elect 2021 new CIRA board directors

By Shehnila Sayeed
Communications Specialist

Election runs online from September 23 – 30

Ottawa, ON – September 23, 2021 – Members of the Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) community will begin casting their votes today for candidates in CIRA’s 2021 board of directors election. The vote period starts today at 12:30 p.m. ET and ends at 12:30 p.m. ET on September 30, 2021.

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. 

Voting for election candidates

This year, CIRA members will have the opportunity to cast their votes to elect five candidates—four from the nomination committee slate and one from the members slate.

Voting will take place online at

The election results will be published on our site or before October 4, 2021.

Information about CIRA’s board of directors election and how to vote is available at

About CIRA

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.