Mayor and Councillor Candidate Information

Nominations

Nomination Packages for the District of Peachland 2022-2026 term of office are available to pick up in person beginning August 2, 2022 at the District office or available from the links below.

Nomination documents for the following offices can be filed from August 30, 2022 at 9:00AM to September 9, 2022 at 4:00PM. Nominations will NOT be accepted after 4PM Friday, September 9, 2022.

To qualify to be nominated and elected to hold office, a person must be:

  • Age 18 or older on General Voting Day (October 15, 2022)
  • A Canadian Citizen;
  • A resident of BC for at least 6 months immediately before the day nomination papers are filed; and
  • Not disqualified by the Local Government Act or any other enactment from voting in an election in BC or from being nominated for, being elected to, or holding office, or be otherwise disqualified by law.

Nominations will be accepted for the following offices:

One (1) Mayor to be elected at large
Six (6) Councillors to be elected at large

Candidates who seek nomination for Mayor or Council are required to submit the following:

Submitting Nomination Documents

Nomination documents will only be received during the Nomination Period and can be delivered in person at the District Office or delivered by mail, delivery service, fax, or email. Originals of emailed or faxed documents must be received by 4:00PM on Friday September 16, 2022.

Attn: Chief Elections Officer
District of Peachland
5806 Beach Avenue
Peachland, BC V0H 1X7
Fax: 250-767-3433
Email: elections@peachland.ca

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