Village of Sayward General Local By-Election 2020

Information for Candidates and Electors

The 2020 general local by-election for the Village of Sayward will be held on Saturday, November 21, 2020 for eligible voters to elect the following:

  • One (1) Mayor for the Village of Sayward for the balance of term ending in October, 2022
  • Two (2) Councillors for the Village of Sayward for the balance of term ending in October, 2022

Additional advance voting opportunities will also be provided for citizens prior to the General Election Day.

Declaration of Candidates
(List of Candidates)

Information for Local Candidates:

2020 Local By-Election Notice of Nomination

Candidate Information Letter

Nomination Documents for Candidates Available at Town Office

Completed nomination documents must be delivered to the Chief Election Officer, or designate at the Village Office at Town Office at 652 K’Husam Way, Sayward, BC. during regular business hours. The nomination period begins at 9:00 a.m. local time on October 6, 2020 and ends at 4:00 p.m. local time on October 16, 2020.

Late nominations will not be accepted

The Province of BC and Elections BC also offer the following information on local elections:

General Local Elections;

Thinking about Running?

Candidate Eligibility

Voter Eligibility for Voting

Elections BC.

Path to Good Governance (video presentations):

Important Dates to Remember

Nomination Period

Begins 9 AM Tuesday, October 6, 2020

Expires 4 PM Friday, October 16, 2020

Campaign Period

Begins Saturday, October 24, 2020

Expires Saturday, November 21, 2020

General Voting Day

8 AM – 8 PM Saturday, November 21, 2020

Campaign Financing Disclosure Deadline

Friday, February 19, 2021

Campaign Financing Disclosure

Statement late filing deadline

with $500 late filing fee.

Sunday, March 21, 2021