Running for Office & Nominations

Nominations & Running for Public Office

 

NOTICE OF NOMINATION:

Nomination period is now closed. The nominated candidates are as follows:

QUALIFICATIONS FOR OFFICE

A person is qualified to be nominated, elected, and to hold office as a member of local government if they meet the following criteria:

  • Canadian citizen;
  • 18 years of age or older on general voting day, Saturday October 15, 2022;
  • resident of British Columbia for at least 6 months immediately before the day nomination papers are filed and;
  • not disqualified under the Local Government Act or any other enactment from voting in an election in British Columbia or being nominated for, being elected to or holding the office, or be otherwise disqualified by law.

CANDIDATE NOMINATION FORMS PACKAGE

Candidate Nomination Forms

Candidate Information Release Form

BC Candidates Guide

CAMPAIGN PERIOD EXPENSE LIMITS

In accordance with the Local Elections Campaign Financing Act, for the 2022 general local election, the following expense limits for candidates during the campaign period apply:

  • Mayor $10,797.83
  • Councillor $5,398.92

THIRD PARTY ADVERTISING LIMITS

In accordance with the Local Elections Campaign Financing Act, for the 2022 general local elections, the following third party advertising limits apply:
Third party advertising limit
Mayor and Councillor $809.84

 

For further information on the nomination process, please contact:
Sandra Brown, Chief Election Officer at 250 559 4765 or office@queencharlotte.ca
Jennifer Bulbrook, Deputy Chief Election Officer at 250 559 4765 or development@queencharlotte.ca

 

For further information on campaign period expense limits and third party advertising limits, please contact Elections BC:
Toll-free phone: 1-855-952-0280
Email: electoraI.finance@elections.bc.ca
Website: https://elections.bc.ca

 


 

Provincial Information on Local Government Elections

http://www.gov.bc.ca/localelections

BC Candidates Guide

BC Municipal Election Candidates 2022

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