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    New Office Hours at Municipal Hall Monday to Friday 8:30 am to 2:00 pm If you require assistance between 2:00 and 4:30 please call 250-949-6665 to make an appointment

    2022 General Election

    The Next General Election is Saturday October 15, 2022

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    Voter Information

    Requirements

    In order to be eligible to vote locally as a resident or non-resident property elector, a person must:

    • Be a resident in the jurisdiction in which they intend to vote
    • Be 18 years of age or older when they register to vote, or 18 years or older on general voting day,
    • Be a Canadian citizen,
    • Have been a resident of B.C. for at least six months before they register to vote,
    • Have owned property in the jurisdiction in which they intend to vote for at least 30 days before they register to vote (non-resident), and
    • Not be disqualified under the Local Government Act, or any other enactment, or by law from voting in a local election

    Opportunities to vote

    The District offers many opportunities to cast your ballot- More information to come on dates times and locations.

    • General Voting day from 8am-8pm Saturday October 15
    • Advance Voting day from 8am-8pm Wednesday October 5
    • Mail Ballot Voting

    Important Dates

    Looking for more?

    Contact us:

    Ross Blackwell, Chief Elections Officer

    Susan Bjarnason, Deputy Chief Elections Officer

    250-949-6665

    Candidate Information

    In an effort to create awareness, the Local Government Management Association, Local Government Leadership Academy, Union of B.C. Municipalities and the Ministry of Municipal Affairs worked to develop the materials for a diverse audience of prospective candidates.
    Nominations will open at 9:00 am on Tuesday, August 30, 2022
    Campaign Period Starts Saturday, September 17, 2022
    Roles and Responsibilities of Elected Officials

    Characteristics of Effective Locally Elected Officials

    What is Local Government?

    Testing Your Readiness for Local Office

    For information on campaign expense limits and third party advertising limits, please contact Elections BC: