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Elections BC Will Be Closed September 19 for National Day of Mourning

Elections BC’s office will be closed on Monday, September 19 in recognition of the national day of mourning to honour the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth

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2022 General Local Elections Campaign Period Begins September 17

The campaign period for the 2022 General Local Elections starts this Saturday, September 17.

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Surrey South By-election Voting Results Available September 10 After 8 p.m.

Voting results for the Surrey South by-election will be available after 8 p.m. on Election Day, Saturday, September 10.

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Advance Voting for the Surrey South By-election Starts Thursday, September 1

Advance voting for the Surrey South by-election starts this Thursday, September 1. Advance voting places will be open September 1-4 and 6-7.

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Surrey South By-election Candidates Confirmed

The candidate nomination period for the Surrey South by-election closed at 1 p.m. today. There are five candidates representing five registered political partie

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Writ Issued for 2022 Surrey South By-election

A provincial by-election has been called for Saturday, September 10, 2022 in the Surrey South electoral district.

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Recall Petition to be Issued in Vernon-Monashee Electoral District

A recall petition will be issued in the Vernon-Monashee electoral district, after Elections BC received a petition application that met the requirements of the

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2022 Second Quarter Interim Financial Reports Available

Political party interim financial reports for April 1 to June 30, 2022 are now available.

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2022 Vancouver-Quilchena By-election Financing Reports Available

The 2022 Vancouver-Quilchena By-election financing reports for candidates and registered political parties are now available.

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2022 General Local Elections Pre-Campaign Period Begins Monday, July 18

The pre-campaign period for the 2022 General Local Elections begins Monday, July 18 and runs until September 16, 2022.

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Outstanding BC Liberal Party Leadership Contestant Financing Reports Available

Outstanding financing reports for the 2022 BC Liberal Party leadership contest are now available.

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Chief Electoral Officer Recommends Election Act Changes

Elections BC is recommending changing the Election Act to improve the vote-by-mail process and update write-in ballot adjudication criteria.

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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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