2022 election

New for 2022

New residents no longer need to be living in Vancouver for at least 30 days to register. See voting guidelines.

Effective December 1, 2021, elector organizations must register with Elections BC .

You can pre-register by adding your name to the Future Voters List  if you are 16 or 17 years old.

Read the changes to the Local Elections Campaign Financing Act (LECFA) for the 2022 municipal election .

Voting in the election

Register to vote with Elections BC

Visit the Election BC website for details on who can vote and to:

Running for office

Become a candidate

Find out what comes with running for office, including:

  • Who can run
  • Responsibilities
  • Key dates
  • Links to candidate resources

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Working at the election

Interested to work at the 2022 Vancouver Election?

We're hiring 1,500 people for a variety of roles. Positions are available for advance voting days and on election day.

Get election work details

Key dates

  1.  July 18, 2022
    Nomination package available
  2.  May 2022
    Worker recruitment
  3.  Aug 30 - Sept 9, 2022
    Nomination period
  4.  Oct 15, 2022
    Election day


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