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2017 by-election

One councillor and nine school board trustees

View official results for the 2017 by-election.

Official results

Read the 2017 by-election voter guide  (850 KB).

Information for voters

Get details on registration, voter ID, where to vote and accessibility, vote by mail, and how to vote as a non-resident propery elector.

Information for candidates

Nominations are now closed. Learn about requirements for third-party sponsors and get key dates.

Get a vote reminder

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Candidates and parties

See who ran in the 2017 by-election. View candidate profiles and nomination documents.

What is a by-election

Definition of a by-election, how often they take place, the role of the Chief Election Officer, and more.

Key dates for 2017

Here are the key dates for the nomination period and filing.


  • Jul 20 – Aug 13

    Election worker hiring period

  • Aug 10 – 22

    Advance registration for non-resident property electors

  • Aug 29

    Nomination period begins

    View printed voters' list

  • Sep 8, 4:00pm

    Deadlines to:

    • Nominate a candidate
    • Request your personal information be omitted from the voters' list
    • Object to the registration of a person on the voters' list
  • Sep 12, 4:00pm

    Deadline to challenge a candidate nomination

  • Sep 15, 4:00pm

    Deadlines for:

    • Decision on challenge of candidate nomination
    • Withdrawal of candidate
    • Withdrawal of candidate endorsement by elector organization
  • Sep 26

    Mail ballot voting begins

  • Oct 4

    Advance voting

    Location: Vancouver City Hall, 8:00am – 8:00pm

  • Oct 10

    Advance voting

    Location: Vancouver City Hall, 8:00am – 8:00pm

  • Oct 14

    General voting day

    50+ voting places, 8:00am – 8:00pm

  • We are here
  • Fall 2017

    Term of office begins for Councillor and School Trustees

Election Office

Location
1st Floor 
450 W Broadway
Vancouver, BC V5Y 1R4
Monday to Friday 8:30am to 5:00pm

Phone: 3-1-1

City Clerk's office

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

Phone: 3-1-1

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