Advertising and editorial guidelines for Ontario elections

The Ontario Community Newspapers Association (OCNA) has compiled Advertising and Editorial Guidelines for Ontario’s upcoming Provincial June election and the Municipal October election. The guidelines include detailed information on still and video photography use, publishing election polls and surveys, political advertising, and blackout periods.

If you have any questions about these guidelines, please contact Anne Lannan, OCNA Executive Director, at 905-639-8720 ext 228 or via email at