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Recall Petition to be Issued in Vernon-Monashee Electoral District

A recall petition will be issued in the Vernon-Monashee electoral district, after Elections BC received a petition application that met the requirements of the

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2022 Second Quarter Interim Financial Reports Available

Political party interim financial reports for April 1 to June 30, 2022 are now available.

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2022 Vancouver-Quilchena By-election Financing Reports Available

The 2022 Vancouver-Quilchena By-election financing reports for candidates and registered political parties are now available.

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2022 General Local Elections Pre-Campaign Period Begins Monday, July 18

The pre-campaign period for the 2022 General Local Elections begins Monday, July 18 and runs until September 16, 2022.

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Outstanding BC Liberal Party Leadership Contestant Financing Reports Available

Outstanding financing reports for the 2022 BC Liberal Party leadership contest are now available.

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Chief Electoral Officer Recommends Election Act Changes

Elections BC is recommending changing the Election Act to improve the vote-by-mail process and update write-in ballot adjudication criteria.

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Expense Limits for the 2022 General Local Elections Available

Expense limits for the 2022 General Local Elections are now available on the Elections BC website.

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2022 BC Liberal Party Leadership Contestant Financing Reports Available

Financing reports for BC Liberal Party leadership contestants Gavin Dew, Michael Lee and Ellis Ross are now available.

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2022 First Quarter Interim Financial Reports Available

Political party interim financial reports for January 1 to March 31, 2022 are now available.

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Administrative Monetary Penalties Posted Online

Elections BC has issued three administrative monetary penalties and posted them on the Elections BC website.

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Vancouver-Quilchena By-election Voting Results Available April 30 After 8 p.m.

Voting results for the Vancouver-Quilchena by-election will be available after 8 p.m. on Saturday, April 30.

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Advance Voting for the Vancouver-Quilchena By-election Starts this Friday, April 22

Advance voting for the 2022 Vancouver-Quilchena By-election starts this Friday, April 22, and goes until Wednesday, April 27. Election Day is Saturday, April 30

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Vancouver-Quilchena By-election Candidates Confirmed

The candidate nomination period for the Vancouver-Quilchena by-election is now closed. There are five candidates representing five registered political parties.

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2021 Annual Financial Reports Available

2021 annual financial reports for provincial political parties, provincial constituency associations, and local elector organizations (civic political parties)

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Writ Issued for 2022 Vancouver-Quilchena By-election

A provincial by-election has been called for Saturday, April 30, 2022 in the Vancouver-Quilchena (VNQ) electoral district.

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Campaign Activity Code of Practice Supports Fair Campaigning and Protection of Personal Information in BC elections

A voluntary Political Campaign Activity Code of Practice has been established for provincial political parties in British Columbia.

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Annual Financial Report Training for Elector Organizations

Watch a recording of a virtual training session on filing annual financial reports for elector organizations.

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Annual Financial Report Training for Registered Political Parties and Constituency Associations

Watch a recording of a virtual training session on filing annual financial reports for registered political parties and constituency associations.

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2021 Fourth Quarter Interim Financial Reports Available

Political party interim financial reports for October 1 to December 31, 2021 are now available.

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Financing Reports for Initiative on Surrey Policing Now Available

Financing Reports for Initiative on Surrey Policing Now Available

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Financing Report for Initiative on Voting Opportunities Now Available

The proponent of the initiative to change voting opportunities in provincial elections has filed their initiative petition financing report.

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New rules for elector organizations now in force

As of December 1, 2021, elector organizations are required to register with Elections BC.

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Initiative Petition to Conduct a Surrey Policing Referendum Unsuccessful

The initiative to conduct a Surrey policing binding referendum has failed and will not proceed further in the initiative petition process.

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New rules for elector organizations take effect December 1

Elector organizations will be required to register with Elections BC as of Wednesday, December 1, 2021.

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Initiative Petition on Voting Opportunities Unsuccessful

The Initiative to change voting opportunities in provincial elections has failed and will not proceed further in the initiative petition process.

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