You've Decided to Run for Local Office

If you’ve decided to run for local office, these four videos will provide you with general information about what you can expect before, during and following general local elections or by-elections in B.C.

  • An overview of general local elections
  • Who the participants are in general local elections
  • The candidate nomination process and requirements
  • Voting and taking office

Candidate Videos

These videos were prepared specifically for the 2018 general local elections. However, you may find this information helpful if you are considering running for office in a by-election or in the October 15, 2022 general local elections.

Overview of B.C. General Local Elections 2018

 

Participants in B.C. General Local Elections 2018

 

Candidate Nominations in B.C. General Local Elections 2018

 

Voting and Taking office in B.C. General Local Elections