2022 Local Government Election

The next election for Council and School Board will take place on Saturday, October 15, 2022. New Westminster voters will elect:

The Mayor, Councillors, and Trustees will serve a four year term from November 2022 to November 2026.

New for 2022!

Updated April 14, 2022

Vehicle signs, including car wraps, are not permitted under the Sign Bylaw.

  • Voters can vote by mail for the first time. More information will be available closer to the fall.

Key Dates:

Nomination Packages Available

Appointments with the Chief Election Officer for prospective candidates may be requested starting at 8:30 am.

July 29
Last day for Advance Voter Registration through Elections BC August 22
Nomination Period August 30 to September 9
Campaign Period September 17 to October 15
Advance Voting Days

October 5
October 8
October 12