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Information for 2014 candidates

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If you ran for elected office in the 2014 municipal election, this page includes important information, including key dates, and requirements for filing financial disclosure forms with Elections BC

Key dates for 2014 / 2015

Here are the key dates for terms of office and for filing.

Date Key events
December 1, 2014          Term of office begins for park commissioners 
December 8, 2014 Term of office begins for mayor, councillors, and school trustees
February 13, 2015, 4:30pm Disclosure statements must be filed with Elections BC
March 16, 2015, 4:30pm  Late filing deadline for disclosure documents (see Elections BC requirements )

Disclosure statements

Disclosure statements must be filed with Elections BC by candidates and elector organizations. 

The $100 deposit received at the time of nomination will be returned to candidates upon the City Clerk's Office having received confirmation from Elections BC that the candidate has met the disclosure requirements.

For more information, contact Local Elections Campaign Financing at Elections BC at 1-855-952-0280 or email electoral.finance@elections.bc.ca.

Late penalties

The late filing deadline for the 2014 municipal election is 4:30pm on March 16, 2015, 120 days after general voting day.

Disclosure statements submitted between 91 – 120 days after general voting day are late and must include a $500 late filing fee.

If a financial agent is responsible for filing more than one disclosure statement and if those disclosure statements are all filed late, each disclosure statement must be accompanied by its own $500 late filing fee.

View disclosure statements

Candidate disclosure statements are available on the Elections BC website.

View statements

Contact the City Clerk's Office

3rd Floor, City Hall
453 W 12th Ave
Vancouver, BC V5Y 1V4

Fax: 604-873-7419