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Expense Limits for the 2022 General Local Elections Available

Expense limits for the 2022 General Local Elections are now available on the Elections BC website.

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2022 BC Liberal Party Leadership Contestant Financing Reports Available

Financing reports for BC Liberal Party leadership contestants Gavin Dew, Michael Lee and Ellis Ross are now available.

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2022 First Quarter Interim Financial Reports Available

Political party interim financial reports for January 1 to March 31, 2022 are now available.

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Administrative Monetary Penalties Posted Online

Elections BC has issued three administrative monetary penalties and posted them on the Elections BC website.

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Vancouver-Quilchena By-election Voting Results Available April 30 After 8 p.m.

Voting results for the Vancouver-Quilchena by-election will be available after 8 p.m. on Saturday, April 30.

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Advance Voting for the Vancouver-Quilchena By-election Starts this Friday, April 22

Advance voting for the 2022 Vancouver-Quilchena By-election starts this Friday, April 22, and goes until Wednesday, April 27. Election Day is Saturday, April 30

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Vancouver-Quilchena By-election Candidates Confirmed

The candidate nomination period for the Vancouver-Quilchena by-election is now closed. There are five candidates representing five registered political parties.

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2021 Annual Financial Reports Available

2021 annual financial reports for provincial political parties, provincial constituency associations, and local elector organizations (civic political parties)

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Writ Issued for 2022 Vancouver-Quilchena By-election

A provincial by-election has been called for Saturday, April 30, 2022 in the Vancouver-Quilchena (VNQ) electoral district.

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Campaign Activity Code of Practice Supports Fair Campaigning and Protection of Personal Information in BC elections

A voluntary Political Campaign Activity Code of Practice has been established for provincial political parties in British Columbia.

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Annual Financial Report Training for Elector Organizations

Watch a recording of a virtual training session on filing annual financial reports for elector organizations.

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Annual Financial Report Training for Registered Political Parties and Constituency Associations

Watch a recording of a virtual training session on filing annual financial reports for registered political parties and constituency associations.

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2021 Fourth Quarter Interim Financial Reports Available

Political party interim financial reports for October 1 to December 31, 2021 are now available.

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Financing Reports for Initiative on Surrey Policing Now Available

Financing Reports for Initiative on Surrey Policing Now Available

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Financing Report for Initiative on Voting Opportunities Now Available

The proponent of the initiative to change voting opportunities in provincial elections has filed their initiative petition financing report.

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New rules for elector organizations now in force

As of December 1, 2021, elector organizations are required to register with Elections BC.

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Initiative Petition to Conduct a Surrey Policing Referendum Unsuccessful

The initiative to conduct a Surrey policing binding referendum has failed and will not proceed further in the initiative petition process.

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New rules for elector organizations take effect December 1

Elector organizations will be required to register with Elections BC as of Wednesday, December 1, 2021.

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Initiative Petition on Voting Opportunities Unsuccessful

The Initiative to change voting opportunities in provincial elections has failed and will not proceed further in the initiative petition process.

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2021 Third Quarter Interim Financial Reports Available

Political party interim financial reports for July 1 to September 30, 2021 are now available.

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2020/21 Annual Report Discusses Highlights and Challenges of an Unprecedented Year

Elections BC's 2020/21 Annual Report and 2021/22-2023/24 Service Plan is now available.

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New Rules for Elector Organizations

New rules for elector organizations are coming into effect in Fall 2021.

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Initiative Petition to Conduct a Surrey Policing Referendum Issued by Chief Electoral Officer

Petition sheets for the Initiative to conduct a Surrey policing binding referendum were issued today to proponent Darlene Bennett.

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Administrative Monetary Penalties Posted Online

Elections BC has issued three administrative monetary penalties for contraventions of the Election Act that occurred during the 2020 Provincial General Election

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Upcoming Training for Elector Organizations

Elections BC is hosting virtual training sessions for financial agents and authorized principal officials of elector organizations this fall.

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