Our Role and Mandate


To be leaders in electoral administration through the delivery of modern, accessible and trusted electoral services designed with British Columbians at the centre.


To serve democracy in British Columbia through the fair and impartial administration of electoral processes.


Elections BC is the independent, non-partisan Office of the Legislature responsible for administering electoral processes in British Columbia in accordance with the Election Act, Local Elections Campaign Financing Act, Recall and Initiative Act, and Referendum Act.

To learn more about Elections BC’s priorities, read our Annual Report 2019/20 and Service Plan 2020/21-2022/23 (PDF).