Local Elections Candidates
A local elections candidate is someone seeking election as a mayor, councillor, electoral area director, board of education trustee, Islands Trust trustee, park board commissioner, park board member, advisory council member, regional trustee or local community commissioner.
All candidates must open a separate campaign account, use it for all financial transactions, and file a disclosure statement with Elections BC within 90 days after General Voting Day.
For a list of candidates disqualified from seeking office until after the 2018 General Local Elections, click here.
For information about becoming a candidate in a local election, contact the local Chief Election Officer.