Candidate Information

Candidate Information Guide

Nominations

The nomination period for candidates is Tuesday, August 30, 2022 to Friday September 9, 2022 at 4:00 p.m.  Nomination documents will be available in person at Village Hall, 100 Buntzen Creek Way, Anmore or by requesting by email after August 2, 2022.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible to run for Mayor or Council you must:

  • Be 18 years of age or older on general voting day (October 15, 2022)
  • Be a Canadian citizen
  • Have been a resident of British Columbia for at least 6 months proper to filing of nomination documents (March 9, 2022)
  • Not be disqualified from being nominated for, or being elected to or holding office

To be eligible to run for School Trustee you must:

  • Be 18 years of age or older on general voting day (October 15, 2022)
  • Be a Canadian citizen
  • Have been a resident of British Columbia for at least 6 months proper to filing of nomination documents (March 9, 2022)
  • Not be disqualified from being nominated for, or being elected to or holding office

Information for Trustee Candidates can be found here and a copy of the Trustee Election Bylaw can be found here.

Candidate Resources

Potential candidates are encouraged to attend a candidate information session to be held in early to mid August (to be determined) and to visit the following resources:

Local Government

Elections BC FAQ for candidates

You’ve decided to run for local office videos

Local Government Act – Electors & Elections

Community Charter – Council roles and responsibilities

Candidate Financing

Elections BC Campaign Financing for Candidates

Local Elections Campaign Financing Act

Local Elections Campaign Financing Act, Expense Limit Regulations for Candidates

Candidate Expense Limits

Village of Anmore

Anmore Council Procedure Bylaw No. 541-2016

Anmore Council Code of Conduct Policy

Anmore Local Government Election Bylaw 544-2015 (including campaign sign regulations)

School District No. 43

Trustee Election Bylaw 

Information for Trustee Candidates