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Election

The next local government election is scheduled for October 15, 2022.

Additional Candidate information from the 2018 election is available on CivicInfoBC.

Financial Disclosure Statement

For additional Local Election candidate information on campaign financing, visit: 

Elections BC Local Elections Disclosure Statements 

Information for Candidates

Thinking of running for Council? Check out the “Thinking of Running for Local Office” brochure from the Provincial Government and the Elections BC website for valuable information about local government elections.

Useful information for candidates can also be found on the Province’s website.

The Elections BC local elections campaign financing team is available to answer questions by phone at 1-855-952-0280 (toll-free) or by email at electoral.finance@elections.bc.ca.

Potential Candidate Videos

These videos give potential candidates information to help them with answers to questions that they may have before making the decision to run for local office. 

Characteristics of Effective Locally Elected Officials

What is Local Government

Testing your Readiness for Local Office

Roles and Responsibilities of Elected Officials

Local Government Decision Making

Information for Voters

The provincial legislation gives eligible B.C. residents the right to vote in general local elections and by-elections. For additional information on voting, visit: 

Ministry of Municipal Affairs 

BC Elections Information

The following links will provide more information on elections:

Ministry of Community Services, Local Government Division

Automated Voting Machine Authorization Bylaw

3993 General Local Government Election Bylaw (Consolidated Version)

Contact Information

For further information regarding Dawson Creek’s municipal elections, please contact:

Brenda Ginter, Chief Election Officer
10105 12A Street
Dawson Creek, BC V1G 3V7
Tel: 250.784.3614
e-mail: bginter@dawsoncreek.ca

Cindy Fisher, Deputy Election Officer
10105 12A Street
Dawson Creek, BC V1G 3V7
Tel: 250.784.3615
e-mail: cfisher@dawsoncreek.ca

Elisa Valentin, Presiding Election Official
10105 12A Street
Dawson Creek, BC V1G 3V7
Tel: 250.784.3695
e-mail: evalentin@dawsoncreek.ca

More information will be posted to this web page as election day approaches.