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Preliminary Voter Turnout Estimate Available

Elections BC estimates that at least 52.4% of registered voters voted in the 2020 Provincial General Election.

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Voting Place Updates

The following voting places for the 2020 Provincial General Election have been updated.

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General Voting Day Tips for Voters

If you haven’t cast your ballot already, October 24 is your last chance to vote in the 2020 Provincial General Election! Here’s what you need to know.

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Election advertising and the 100 metre rule

General Voting Day for the 2020 Provincial General Election is on Saturday, October 24, and election advertising rules will be in effect. Learn more.

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Media Advisory: Preliminary Advance Voting Turnout Available

Preliminary turnout figures for the first day of advance voting are now available on the Elections BC website. Updated turnout numbers will be published after e

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Media Advisory: Vote-by-mail Update

Elections BC has received an unprecedented number of vote-by-mail package requests this election. As of October 13, 680,000 voters have requested vote-by-mail p

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Advance Voting Begins This Week

Advance voting for the 2020 Provincial General Election begins this Thursday, October 15 and runs until Wednesday, October 21.

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Investigation in Surrey-Fleetwood Complete: No Evidence of Corrupt Voting Found

Elections BC has concluded an investigation into an allegation of corrupt voting in the Surrey-Fleetwood electoral district. The investigation found no evidence

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Final List of Candidates Available: 42nd Provincial General Election

Following the close of candidate nominations on October 2, the final list of candidates for the 2020 Provincial General Election is now available on Elections B

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How to return your vote-by-mail package

You’ve received your vote-by-mail-package, completed it and are ready to return it – but how? Here are several ways to return your vote-by-mail package.

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Now hiring: 25,000 election officials

Did you know, Elections BC is hiring approximately 25,000 election officials to work during the upcoming Provincial General Election? Learn more and apply now!

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Media Advisory: Voter Registration by Phone and Online Closes September 26

Voter registration by phone and online for the 2020 Provincial Election closes on September 26.

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Media Advisory: Estimated Number of Vote-by-Mail Package Requests Available

The number of vote-by-mail package requests received by Elections BC for the 2020 Provincial General Election is now available on the Elections BC website.

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Media Advisory: Expenses Limits Established for Candidates, Political Parties and Third Party Sponsors

Expenses limits have been established for candidates, political parties, and third party sponsors for British Columbia’s 42nd Provincial General Election.

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Writs Issued for British Columbia’s 42nd Provincial General Election

The writs have been issued for British Columbia’s 42nd Provincial General Election. Election Day will be Saturday, October 24, 2020.

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Writs to be issued for provincial election on October 24, 2020

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Media Advisory: 2020 Interim Financial Reports Available

Political party interim financial reports for April 1 to June 30, 2020 are now available.

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Disclosure Statements Available for Cancelled Local By-elections and Referendum

Disclosure statements are now available for local by-elections and a referendum (assent vote) cancelled due to COVID-19.

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COVID-19 and Elections BC

Elections BC is closely monitoring the COVID-19 pandemic and taking all necessary steps to ensure the next provincial election remains safe and accessible.

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An Award-winning Workplace

We are proud to announce that Elections BC has received a Top Work Unit award from the B.C. Public Service!

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Media Advisory: 2020 Interim Financial Reports Available

Political party interim financial reports for January 1 to March 31, 2020 are now available.

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New Look, New Navigation

Our website has a new look and new navigation! We’ve made some updates to make information easier to find and access. Here's what's new.

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Chief Electoral Officer Recommends Measures to Address Disinformation and Cyber Threats to Electoral Integrity

B.C.'s Chief Electoral Officer submits report to the Legislative Assembly recommending proactive measures to protect electoral integrity.

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2019 Annual Financial Reports Available

The 2019 annual financial reports for provincial political parties and constituency associations are now available.

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Financial Report Filing Deadlines Extended

Financial report filing deadlines have been extended by order of the Chief Electoral Officer as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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