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2021 Second Quarter Interim Financial Reports Available

Political party interim financial reports for April 1 to June 30, 2021 are now available.

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2020 Provincial General Election Report Available

The Report of the Chief Electoral Officer on the 2020 Provincial General Election is now available.

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Elections BC Recognizes the Passing of Former Chief Electoral Officer Harry Neufeld

Elections BC would like to acknowledge with sadness the passing of former Chief Electoral Officer Harry Neufeld on Wednesday, June 30, 2021.

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Application Approved for Initiative Petition on Surrey Policing

An initiative petition application to conduct a Surrey policing binding referendum has been approved under the Recall and Initiative Act.

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Application Approved for Initiative Petition on Voting Opportunities

An initiative petition to change voting opportunities in provincial elections has been approved under the Recall and Initiative Act.

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Supplementary Campaign Financing Report Available for Colin Basran’s 2018 Campaign

A supplementary campaign financing report for Colin Basran’s 2018 mayoral campaign has been published on Elections BC’s website.

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We’re attending the myPITA Conference May 21 – connect with us!

On May 21, we’re excited to have a virtual booth at the spring conference hosted by the Provincial Intermediate and Middle Years Teachers’ Association (myPITA).

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2021 First Quarter Interim Financial Reports Available

Political party interim financial reports for January 1 to March 31, 2021 are now available.

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2020 Annual Financial Reports Available

2020 annual financial reports for political parties and constituency associations are now available.

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New Rules for Local Elections

The Local Elections Statutes Amendment Act, 2021 (Bill 9) establishes new campaign financing and advertising rules for local elections in B.C.

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Campaign Financing Statements for Victoria By-election Available

Campaign financing disclosure statements from 10 candidates and one elector organization who participated in the 2020 Victoria By-election are now available.

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Chief Electoral Officer’s Statement on Bill 9, Local Elections Statutes Amendment Act, 2021

Chief Electoral Officer Anton Boegman has issued the statement in response to the introduction of Bill 9, the Local Elections Statutes Amendment Act, 2021.

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2020 Election Financing Reports Available for Late Filers, Filers Granted an Extension

2020 election financing reports for late filers and filers granted an extension are now available.

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Late Filing of Third Party Sponsor Initial Disclosure Reports

Third party sponsors must file an initial disclosure report within 14 days of spending $10,000 on election advertising during a provincial election.

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2020 Fourth Quarter Interim Financial Reports Available

Political party interim financial reports for October 1 to December 31, 2020 are now available.

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2020 Provincial General Election Financing Reports Available

Election financing reports for the 2020 provincial election are now available.

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Annual Allowances for Political Parties

Elections BC has issued payments for the 2021 annual allowances for eligible political parties.

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2020 BC Green Party Leadership Contestant Financing Reports Available

The 2020 BC Green Party leadership contestant financing reports are now available on the Elections BC website.

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2019/20 Annual Report highlights successes, challenges and legislative change

The 2019/20 fiscal year was one of tremendous activity and change for Elections BC. Read our Annual Report to learn more.

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Voter Turnout Estimate Updated; Interim Statement of Votes Available

Elections BC has updated its estimate of voter turnout in the 2020 Provincial General Election from 52.4% to 54.5% of registered voters.

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West Vancouver-Sea to Sky Judicial Recount Complete

The judicial recount in the West Vancouver-Sea to Sky electoral district is complete.

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Late Filing of Third Party Sponsor Initial Disclosure Report

Third party sponsors must file an initial disclosure report within 14 days of spending $10,000 on election advertising during a provincial general election.

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2020 Victoria By-election Advertising Rules in Effect November 14

Advertising rules for the 2020 Victoria By-election come into effect on Saturday, November 14, 2020. The by-election will be held on Saturday, December 12.

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Final Count Complete

Final count for the 2020 Provincial General Election is complete in every electoral district in the province.

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Media Advisory: Final Count Complete in West Vancouver-Sea to Sky, Judicial Recount to Be Held

The final count of absentee and mail-in ballots is complete in the West Vancouver-Sea to Sky electoral district.

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