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Ottawa, ON – July 31, 2019 – The Canadian Internet Registration Authority's (CIRA) nomination committee has selected five candidates from across Canada with a broad mix of experience and qualifications necessary for the management of the .CA domain. View the list of nomination committee candidates here. 

CIRA members who wish to apply for the members' slate of candidates can apply from 2 p.m. ET on July 31, 2019 to 2 p.m. ET on August 14, 2019 at

This will be followed by a show of support period starting August 28, 2019 and ending on September 11, 2019. The board of directors election vote runs from September 25, 2019 until October 2, 2019.

To be eligible to vote, .CA holders must be members before the end of the day on September 4, 2019 (21 days before the start of the voting period), and remain an active member at the time they cast their vote.

Information about CIRA's board of directors election 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.