Applications to vote by mail will be accepted by the Chief Election Officer for the 2018 Local Government Elections to be held Saturday, October 20, 2018. District of Central Saanich electors will vote for the offices of Mayor (1), Councillor (6), and School Trustee (2).
Are you eligible?
Electors may vote by mail if they:
have a physical disability, illness or injury that affects their ability to vote at any voting opportunity; or
expect to be absent from the municipality on general voting day (Saturday, October 20, 2018) and at the times of all advance voting opportunities (October 10, 13 and 17, 2018)
You also must be qualified to vote in the municipal election. Qualifications:
- 18 years of age or older on general voting day (October 20, 2018);
- Canadian citizen;
- Resident of British Columbia for at least six (6) months immediately preceding the day of registration;
- Resident of the District of Central Saanich, or a registered owner of real property in the District of Central Saanich, for at least 30 days immediately preceding the day of registration; and
- Not disqualified under the Local Government Act or any other enactment from voting or otherwise disqualified by law.
Voting by mail ballot
Mail ballot voting packages will be mailed or available for pick up from Municipal Hall beginning on or about October 1, 2018.