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Nomination period for candidates now open

August 29 2017 Deadline to submit nomination package is September 8

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Candidates interested in running for a seat on Vancouver City Council or one of nine school trustee positions on the Vancouver School Board have until 4:00 pm on September 8 to submit their nomination package to the Chief Election Officer.

Candidate information packages

Candidate information packages and details on how to submit your application are available:

  • Online
  • In person at City Hall, third floor, City Clerk’s Office
  • In person at the Election Office, 450 W Broadway

Both City Hall and the Election Office are open Monday to Friday from 8:30am to 5:00pm.

Get a candidate information package

About the election

A complete list of candidates who submit nomination papers will be available online on September 8.

On October 14, voters will elect one city councillor and nine school trustees. Advance voting will take place on October 4 and 10.