A general local election will be held on Saturday, October 20, 2018.

Eligible New Westminster voters will elect:

  • One Mayor
  • Six City Councillors
  • Seven School District 40 Trustees
     

Important Dates

  • January 1, 2018 to September 21, 2018 - Election Period
  • September 4, 2018 to September 14, 2018 - Nomination Period
  • September 22, 2018 to October 20, 2018 - Campaign Period
  • October 20, 2018 - General Voting Day
  • January 18, 2019 - Financial Disclosure Statement Deadline

All Candidates Meetings

Is your organization hosting an All Candidates Meeting for the 2018 General Local Election?  Let us know and we will include it in the list below*.  Contact us at: or 604-636-4484.

*The City is providing the following for information only.  The City does not organize nor endorse all candidates meetings, and does not solicit information from organizations.  If you would like your event to be included in the list below, please contact us using the information above.

Event Type Event Date/Time Event Location Host Organization
Mayor & Council Candidates Tuesday, September 18, 2018, 7:00PM Centennial Lodge, Queen's Park Arts Council of New Westminster
Mayor & Council Candidates Monday, September 24, 2018, 7:00PM Queensborough Community Centre Queensborough Residents Association
School Board Trustee Candidates Wednesday, September 26, 2018, 7:00PM Centennial Lodge, Queen's Park Arts Council of New Westminster
Mayor & Council Candidates Thursday, September 27, 2018, 7:00PM Mt. Zion Church Massey/Victory Heights Residents Association
School Board Trustee Candidates Monday, October 1, 2018, 7:00PM Queensborough Community Centre Queensborough Residents Association
Mayor & Council Candidates Tuesday, October 2, 2018, 7:00PM New Westminster Evangelical Free Church Moody Park / Glenbrook North Residents Association
All Candidates Forum Wednesday, October 3, 2018, 6:00PM Justice Institute Theater New Westminster Chamber of Commerce
School Board Trustee Candidates Wednesday, October 3, 2018, 6:30PM New Westminster Secondary School Library District Parent Advisory Council
School Board Trustee Candidates Thursday, October 4, 2018, 7:00PM Mt. Zion Church Massey/Victory Heights Residents Association
Mayor & Council Candidates Friday, October 5, 2018, 7:00PM River Market PopLuckNW / Yes In New West
       


 

  • Jacque Killawee, Chief Election Officer

    Philip Lo, Deputy Chief Election Officer

    Election Office

    New Westminster City Hall

    511 Royal Avenue
    New Westminster BC  V3L 1H9

    Phone: 604-527-4523

    Email: