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District of North Cowichan Bylaws

Materials provided by the Province of BC

The following brochures answer basic questions about local government elections and voting.

The following brochures help potential candidates with the nomination process and general questions. 

If you’ve decided to run for local office, the four videos listed below will provide you with general information about what you can expect before, during and following general local elections in B.C.

  1. An overview of general local elections
  2. Who the participants are in general local elections
  3. The candidate nomination process and requirements
  4. Voting and taking office

For more local election information visit the Province of BC Website.

What you need to know about posting signs on highway rights-of-way.

Elections BC

Elections BC administers campaign financing, disclosure and election advertising rules under the Local Elections Campaign Financing Act

For more information, contact Local Elections Campaign Financing at Elections BC:

If you have any questions about the campaign financing and advertising rules in local elections, contact Elections BC at 1-800-661-8683 or