New financing rules for provincial and local elections
Referendum on electoral system reform
Elections BC will be administering voting for the 2018 Referendum on Electoral Reform, under the provisions of the Electoral Reform Referendum 2018 Act.
The referendum will be conducted through mail-in ballot. Voting must close no later than November 30, 2018. More details about the referendum, including how to vote, financing and advertising rules, will be posted on our website as they become available.
The Ministry of Attorney General is conducting a public consultation process about electoral reform in B.C. Learn more at engage.gov.bc.ca/howwevote.
Five referenda have been conducted in B.C. since 1991. Visit our Reports page for information about past referenda.
Kelowna West by-election
A provincial by-election has been called for February 14, 2018 in the Kelowna West electoral district. Find more information about where, when and how to vote on the 2018 Kelowna West By-election page.