GENERAL LOCAL ELECTIONS - SCHOOL TRUSTEE ELECTIONS
Elections and by-elections are conducted according to the rules and regulations set out in the Local Government Act which governs local government elections throughout British Columbia.
Beginning in 2014, general local government elections in British Columbia will be held every four years, including the elections for the offices of School District Trustee on the Board of Education. The Board of Education of School District 69 (Qualicum) is comprised of 5 Trustees, 2 from Electoral Area G and 1 each from Electoral Areas E, F and H (see below). The next elections for School Trustees will be held on the 3rd Saturday in October 2018.
For detailed information on all aspects of voting or running for office in local government elections, refer to the Local Government Act or visit the Ministry of Community, Sport and Cultural Development website on local government elections. The BC School Trustees Association also has some information available for potential candidates.
If you are unsure of your electoral area click here (*This link is currently inactive and will be reactivated closer to the 2018 local election) to link to web maps provided by the Regional District of Nanaimo. This will provide you with a search by address and show the Electoral Area by orange body line and orange label.
Area E – Nanoose Bay (portion of District of Lantzville)
Area F – Coombs, Hilliers, Errington
Area G – City of Parksville, Town of Qualicum Beach, Regional District of Nanaimo Area G (French Creek, Dashwood, Englishman River), Regional District of Powell River Area E (Lasqueti Island)
Area H – Shaw Hill, Qualicum Bay, Deep Bay, Bowser