Three federal election debates are planned for the Timmins-James Bay riding for next month.

The Timmins Chamber of Commerce is kicking it off with their debate planned for October 6th.

All four candidates will be at the debate, and the Chamber is accepting questions in advance or at the door.

Eastlink is hosting a debate that will air on October 8th, and is also taking questions from the public.

The final debate is an all candidate-forum hosted by local media on the 15th.