Outreach and Education
Want to Learn More about Voting in B.C.?
You are in the right place!
Have a look at our voting guides, classroom resources, videos, partners and events, or connect with us for more information.
Provincial Elections 101
Provincial elections in B.C. take place on the third Saturday in October every four years. The next one is scheduled for October 16, 2021.
In a provincial election, voters elect Members of the Legislative Assembly. Each Member represents an electoral district (also known as a riding or constituency) and has a seat in the provincial Legislature.
Are you ready and eligible to vote in B.C.? Find out below.
Download Our Materials
- Voter’s Guide for B.C. Provincial Elections (PDF)
- What to Expect When You Vote (PDF)
- New Citizen’s Guide to Voting in B.C. (PDF)
- Lesson Plans and Activities for English Language Learners (PDF)
- Having a Voice: Voting Rights and Democracy in B.C. Kit
(Download the educator’s resource guide to learn about the kit’s contents and activities, or request to borrow the kit from the Royal BC Museum.)
Watch Our Videos
Meet Our Partners
We work with our partners to make sure that all eligible voters have the information they need to vote. Our partnerships help us reach voters who face barriers to participation, including:
- people with disabilities
- Indigenous people
- new Canadians
- people living homeless
We work with partners to host events, share resources, make connections, and gather feedback so that we can best serve all voters in B.C.
Find resources and events in your community through our partners:
- Student Vote (CIVIX)
- Parliamentary Education Office (Legislative Assembly of B.C.)
- Royal BC Museum
- Immigrant Services Society of BC
- Democratic Engagement Exchange (Ryerson University)
Host an Event
Want to host an event or presentation for your classroom or community group?
Elections BC may be able to offer speakers, resources, and coaching for your presenters! Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Connect with Us
Email us at email@example.com for more information on our education and outreach activities.
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