2022 election

New for 2022

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 
Elections BC

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

Running for office

Candidate 101 Session (2018) (479 KB)

New sessions will be announced closer to the 2022 election.

Candidate information 
Elections BC

We'll provide more information at the beginning of 2022. In the meantime, find general information on Election BC's website. 

Institute for Future Legislators virtual series
The University of British Columbia

Hear from political practitioners in this online series presented by UBC. 

Creating an elector organization

Elector organizations
Elections BC

An elector organization or political party promotes a candidate or group of candidates and must register their party name with Elections BC.

Visit the Elections BC website for details on:

  • Requirements for elector organizations
  • Campaign contribution limits
  • Organization financial disclosure statements
  • Registering an elector organization with Elections BC

Key dates

  1.  Spring 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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