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2022 General Local Election

The 2022 General Local Election is scheduled for Saturday October 15, 2022. The Capital Regional District will be conducting elections for:

  • Electoral Area Directors
    • Juan de Fuca Electoral Area (East Sooke, Malahat, Otter Point, Port Renfrew, Shirley/Jordan River, Willis Point)
    • Salt Spring Island Electoral Area
    • Southern Gulf Islands Electoral Area (Galiano, Mayne, North Pender, South Pender, Piers, Saturna)
  • Island Trustees (Galiano, Mayne, North Pender, South Pender, Salt Spring, Saturna)
  • School District Trustees
  • Other Voting
    • Southern Gulf Islands Transportation Service Referendum

Please check this page frequently as it will be regularly updated leading into the October 15, 2022 election.

Nomination Packages

Nomination packages are now available, please see Candidate Information.

Who Can Vote?

To see if you qualify to vote in the upcoming election, please see Elector Qualifications and Voter Registration.

Key Dates

April 14 Last day to meet 6-month residency requirement
August 30 9am Nomination Period Begins
September 9 4pm Declaration of candidates
September 14 Last day to meet 30 day property ownership for non-residents
September 17 Election period ends; Campaign period begins
September 19 Declaration of Election by Voting
October 5 Advance Voting Day 8am – 8pm
October 10 Advance Voting Day 8am – 8pm
 October 14 Mail Ballots must be received by 4pm
October15 General Election Day 8am – 8 pm
Preliminary Results available
October 19 Deadline for Declaration of Official Results
November 16 Inaugural CRD Board Meetings