Summary of Important Election Dates

Election 2022 - 2022-2026 (4 Year Term)

2022
March 8Last day to meet six-month B.C. residency requirement for candidates
April 14Last day to meet six-month B.C. residency requirements for electors registering on Voting Day
July 1
First day to request a mail ballot
July 29
Nomination Packages available
August 30Nomination Period begins at 9:00 a.m.
September 9Nomination Period closes at 4:00 p.m.
September 13Deadline to challenge nomination or elector organization endorsement at 4:00 p.m.
September 14Last day to meet 30 day BC residency / White Rock property ownership for elector registration 
September 15First day for campaign signage to go up (Bylaw No. 1923)
September 16Deadline for candidate withdrawal at 4:00 p.m.
TBD (following September 16)
Candidate meeting and lot draw (order of names on the ballot for Mayor and Council only) at 6:00 p.m.
October 5
October 6
October 11

Advance Vote Dates (8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.) All Advance Voting will be held at the White Rock Community Centre 15154 Russell Avenue (free underground parking available) 

October 12Mobile Special Vote at Evergreen Baptist Home (9:00 a.m. to noon)
October 13Last day to receive a Mail Ballot Request at 4:00 p.m.
October 15
Election Day (8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.)
October 19
3:00 pm Declaration of Official Results @ City Hall (announced at City Hall then placed on the City website)
October 22
Campaign signage must be removed
October 28
Last Day for Judicial Recount Application
November 7
Inaugural Council Meeting (Oath of Office)
2023
January 13Deadline for Campaign Financial Disclosure Statement.  Must be submitted directly to Elections BC.