2018 election

  1.  Oct 10 - 17 Advance voting days
  2.  Oct 19, 12pm Vote by mail
    applications due
  3.  Oct 20 Election day
  4.  Nov 5 Elected officials
    sworn in

Election day: October 20, 2018


Also vote on three questions on borrowing for the City's Capital Plan.

Plan Your Vote

158 candidates are running for 27 positions. Build a plan that shows where your choices are on the ballot.

Election countdown


What you need to know

How to vote

See who can vote, how to register, what ID to bring when you vote, and more.

Where to vote

See which voting places are close to your home, work, or where you're running errands.

Who is running

View candidate platforms, biographies, and nomination documents.

How to run for office

Who can run for office, what you need, key dates, and links to candidate resources.

News about the election

Close-up of Vancouver City Hall with caption Vancouver Votes

Sunset Community Centre voting extended for 15 minutes on October 16

October 17 2018 - Voting was extended for 15 minutes at Sunset Community Centre on October 16, due to a fire alarm going off in the building at 7:45pm.

View of False Creek from under Cambie Street Bridge with caption: Vancouver votes

Last day of advance voting tomorrow: October 17

October 16 2018 - Get details on voting places, planning for the random ballot, accessibility, and more.

Mural with caption: Vancouver votes

Make your vote count

October 12 2018 - Follow our tips to plan your vote, avoid lineups, practice voting, and more.

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Monday to Friday, 8:30am to 5pm

Election Office

1st Floor 
450 W Broadway
Vancouver, BC V5Y 1R4

City Clerk's Office

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