On Oct 15, BC heads to the polls to vote for their next city council. Your city council affects you in big ways, such as:
Have a say on the things that matter most to you. On October 15 get out and vote for your next City Council.
Vancouver residents vote for:
Students residing in UBC Residence or within the University Endowment Lands (UEL) elect an electoral director to represent them on the Metro Vancouver Regional District Board.
To be eligible to vote in the municipal elections as a resident or non-resident property elector, you must:
Permanent residents that have not yet become Canadian citizens are unable to vote.
Students that live in one jurisdiction and live at an education institution in another jurisdiction can only vote once, in either location.
To learn more about the the candidates running for mayor, councillor, and park board commissioner and school board trustee, visit your city’s website for more information listed below:
There are three different opportunities that students have to vote:
General Voting Day
General voting day is held on October 15th, 2022 – open from 8 AM to 8 PM at the AMS Nest and other eligible voting stations.
The dates that Advanced Voting will be available are October 1st, 5th, 8th, 11th, and 13th between 8 AM and 8 PM at eligible voting stations. UBC will not be hosting any advanced voting this year.
Mail Ballot Voting
Voters can request to vote by mail from Elections BC starting September 6th.
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