From top left: Justin Trudeau (Liberal), Jagmeet Singh (NDP), Erin O'Toole (Conservative). 
From bottom left: Yves-Francois Blanchet (Bloc Quebecois), Maxime Bernier (PPC), Annamie Paul (Green). (Canadian Press photos)

CANADA VOTES: Polls now closed in country’s 2021 federal snap election

Which party will be chosen to form the next government?

The federal election polls have now been closed for a new federal government to be named. However, mail-in ballots will not start being counted until Tuesday.

The main parties that were vying for the 338 seats in the House of Commons are Justin Trudeau’s Liberals, Erin O’Toole’s Conservatives, Jagmeet Singh’s New Democrats, Annamie Paul’s Greens., Yves-François Blanchet’s Bloc Quebecois and Maxime Bernier’s People’s Party of Canada.

Polls closed in Alberta at 7:30 p.m.

Who was running in Red Deer-Lacombe riding?

  • Joan Barnes, Independent
  • Blaine Calkins, Conservative Party of Canada
  • Tanya Heyden-Kaye, New Democratic Party
  • Harry Joujan, Maverick Party
  • Megan Lim, People’s Party of Canada
  • David Ondieki, Liberal Party of Canada
  • Matthew Watson, Libertarian Party of Canada

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Click here for the link to a live map sharing federal election results by riding.

Canada Election 2021