When nominations closed Sept. 24, there were four candidates in each of the three Kings County ridings.
There are 176 candidates nominated in the 51 electoral districts: 51 each for the Nova Scotia Liberal Party, the Progressive Conservative Association of Nova Scotia, and the Nova Scotia New Democratic Party; 16 for the Green Party of Nova Scotia and 7 independent candidates.
In Kings South, the nominees are Shane Buchan, PC; Keith Irving, Liberal; Ramona Jennex, NDP; and Sheila Richardson, Green.
In Kings North, candidates include Mary Lou Harley, Green; John Lohr, PC; Jim Morton, NDP; and Stephen Pearl, Liberal.
In Kings West there are Jody Frowley, PC; Leo Glavine, Liberal; Barbara Lake, Green; and Bob Landry, NDP.