Electoral system family - Canada

Country: 
Canada
Question: 
Electoral system family
Answer: 
Plurality/Majority
Source: 

Canada, Elections Act (S.C. 2000, c. 9) last amended on 2019-06-13, accessed 26 October 2019

Return of elected candidate

313 (1) The returning officer, without delay after the sixth day that follows the completion of the validation of results or, if there is a recount, without delay after receiving the certificate referred to in section 308, shall declare elected the candidate who obtained the largest number of votes by completing the return of the writ in the prescribed form on the back of the writ.