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Per the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms, any person who meets the requirements set out in Alberta’s Election Act is able to become a candidate.
If you are a federal public servant
Before seeking nomination, federal servants must gain permission from the Public Service Commission. See Part 7 of the Public Service Employment Act.