Elections

2014 General Local Election
Saturday, November 15, 2014

1 City of Chilliwack Mayor
6 City of Chilliwack Councillors
7 School District No. 33 Trustees
2 Cultus Lake Park Board Commissioners

Nomination Packages available for pick-up:

August 22, 2014

Nomination Period

from 9:00 am on Tuesday, September 30, 2014 to 4:00 pm on Friday, October 10, 2014

Excluding statutory holidays and weekends

Qualifications for Office

A person is qualified to be nominated, elected, and to hold office as a member of local government if they meet the following criteria:

  • Canadian citizen
  • 18 years of age or older or will be on General Voting Day
  • Resident of British Columbia for at least 6 months immediately before the day nomination papers are filed
  • Not disqualified by the Local Government Act or any other enactment from voting in an election in British Columbia
  • A person or a commander of an armed forces unit who has been granted freedom of the municipality, if that person is a Canadian citizen

For more information please contact one of the follow:

  • P. Carol Friesen, Chief Election Officer at 604.793.8081
  • Janice McMurray, Deputy Chief Election Officer at 604.793.2986
  • Robert Carnegie, Deputy Chief Election Officer at 604.793.2986
  • Delcy Wells, Deputy Chief Election Officer at 604.793.2986

Canadidate's Guide to Local Elections in BC

 Election Procedures Bylaw 2004, No. 3016 (Consolidated)

Election Sign Bylaw 2013, No. 3899 (Consolidated)

Attachments
Description Date File Size
Election Procedures Bylaw 2004, No. 3016 2014-07-04 18KB
Election Sign Bylaw 2013, No. 3899 2014-07-04 29KB
Voting Locations 2014-08-12 84KB

Automated Voting Machines

The City of Chilliwack will be using automated voting machines for the 2014 election. These machines will bring a faster, easier and more accurate election.

Proof Of Identity and Residency

Proof of Identity & Residency Is REQUIRED when you vote. Click here to see what you can use for identification.

Nomination Package

The 2014 General Election Nomination Package is available for download. In the event there are are changes to the nomination documents, we request that you provide your contact information.

Voting Eligibility

Answer a few questions to see if you are eligible to vote in the next Chilliwack election