The Town of Qualicum Beach is governed by a Council of five elected officials: one mayor and four Councillors. Council operates at policy level and delegates day-to-day operations through the Chief Administrative Officer, to Town staff.
In accordance with the Community Charter and the Local Government Act, eligible voters of the Town of Qualicum Beach vote in a General Local Election held every three years, on the third Saturday in November, to elect their Council and School District 69 Board Trustees. Voting held at other times may be in a By-election, to fill a vacancy, or in Other Voting, to respond to a referendum question. The next General Local Election will be held on Saturday, November 19, 2011. Please check back often as the information below is updated regularly as the election approaches.
Deputy Chief Election Officer
Heather Svensen, Deputy Corporate Administrator
Office Hours Telephone: 250.738.2207
Voting Day Telephone: 250.927.5012
The above information has been prepared for the convenience of the public and to provide assistance in understanding the local government election process and does not cover every aspect of local elections. It is not intended to be a complete and comprehensive document nor is it a substitution for the legislation contained in Part 3 of the Local Government Act or any other act. For detailed information on all aspects of voting or running for office in local government elections, refer to the Local Government Act or visit the Ministry of Community, Sport and Cultural Development website on local government elections here.