Voting Information

Are You Registered to Vote?

If you voted in a previous municipal or provincial election, you should already be registered to vote. If you need to register or update your information, visit elections.bc.ca/voting/register-to-vote or call 1-800-661-8683. Advance registration closes mid-August. After this date, you can still register to vote on General Voting Day, October 15, 2022, at any of the advance voting opportunities, or when requesting a mail ballot package.

General Election

The general voting day for the Municipal Elections is October 15, 2022.

Polls will be open from 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM. 

Voting hours are 8am to 8pm at the following locations. All voting locations are wheelchair accessible.

Advance Voting

Advance voting is available at City Hall, 141 West 14th St in Conference Room A/B (wheelchair-accessible), at the dates and times listed below.

  • Wednesday, October 5:  8am-8pm

  • Saturday, October 8:  10am-4pm

  • Tuesday, October 11:  10am-6pm

  • Wednesday, October 12:  8am-8pm

  • Thursday, October 13:  12pm-6pm

Mail Ballot Voting

For the first time in local elections, all eligible electors are able to apply to vote by mail ballot.

  • Application period: Wednesday, August 3 to Monday, October 10;

  • Packages mailed to electors via Canada Post: on or around Friday, September 30;

  • In person pick up: any packages requested on Wednesday, October 5 or later must be picked up at City Hall; and

  • All completed mail ballot packages must be returned to the Chief Election Officer no later than 8:00 pm on Saturday, October 15 (General Voting Day) to ensure the ballots will be counted.

More details on mail ballots can be found online here.

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