Running for Office
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:
For more information please contact one of the following:
Information Package (See attachments below)
- General local elections 101 (PDF)
- Thinking about running for local office (PDF)
- What every candidate needs know (PDF)
Financing Disclosure Statements
Participants must file disclosure statements with Elections BC by 4:30 pm on Friday, January 18, 2019.
Financing Disclosure Statement Late Filing Deadline with $500.00 Late Filing Fee is Monday, February 18, 2019.
Please note, all disclosure statement forms for local elections candidates, elector organizations, campaign organizers and third party sponsors are available on the Elections BC website at www.elections.bc.ca/lecfa
|Candidates Guide to Local Elections in BC, 2018||2018-07-26||15.85MB|
|Elector Organization Guide||2018-07-26||9.27MB|
|Elector Organzation Endorsement Package||2018-07-26||7.65MB|
|Excerpt from the School Act||2018-07-26||5.47MB|
|Excerpts from the Local Government Act||2018-07-26||9.07MB|
|General local elections 101||2018-06-11||393KB|
|Letter from Ministry of Transportation & Infrastructure re Election Signs and Posters||2018-07-26||2.79MB|
|Notice of Nomination-Updated||2018-09-04||602KB|
|School District Strategic Plan||2018-07-26||15.39MB|
|Thinking about running for local office||2018-06-11||397KB|
|What every candidate needs know||2018-06-11||427KB|
Nomination Packages will be available for download on July 27, 2018. In the event there are are changes to the nomination documents, we request that you provide your contact information.