Nomination packages for the 2023 by-election

The By-Election is coming up on March 4, 2023. Individuals who would like to run for Council in the 2023 by-election can pick up nomination packages starting Monday, December 19th at Municipal Office (914 – 8th Avenue) Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. or request an electronic package at  Please note that the Municipal office will be closed for the week of December 26th – December 30th and will be re-opening January 2nd, 2023.

Nomination papers must be completed and submitted to the Chief Election Officer, or designate, between Tuesday, January at 9:00 a.m. (MT) and Friday, January 27 at 4:00 p.m. (MT). Eligible candidates must be a Canadian citizen, be at least 18 years of age on election day, have lived in British Columbia for at least six months before the nomination date and not be disqualified from being nominated, elected or holding office.

Those interested in learning more about the election are encouraged to visit Prospective candidates will find detailed information on eligibility, the nomination process and information about being an elected official, and voters can learn more about who can vote, ways to vote and the voting process.

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