Candidates win seats by having the highest number(s) of votes in their district.
First Past the Post
This is the system we currently use.
You vote for your preferred candidate in your district.
The candidate with the highest number of votes wins.
You vote for a number of candidates within a larger district.
The candidates with the highest number of votes win.
For more information on the electoral system options for Yukon, please see the report prepared by Keith Archer.
- Options for Yukon's Electoral System, Report prepared by Keith Archer, Committee Researcher (October 31, 2021)