How much can I spend on my campaign?

The Local Elections Campaign Financing Act is overseen by Elections BC. The City has no role in this aspect of the election. Please see the Elections BC website for more information.

Update, May 25, 2022: Elections BC has announced the campaign spending limits for the 2022 General Local Election. Expense limits for candidates in New Westminster are as follows:

Mayor Candidate $56,240.94
Councillor Candidate $28,459.80
School Trustee Candidate $28,377.00