Local school trustee by-elections allow the community an important opportunity to choose a representative who will lead and oversee our valuable investment in public education. Trustees are hardworking community leaders who come together in the context of a board in support of student success.
PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY given to the electors of Trustee Electoral Area 3 (the Village of Pemberton) that an election by voting is necessary to elect one School Trustee, and that the persons nominated as candidates and for whom votes will be received are:
School Trustee-ONE (1) to be elected
GENERAL VOTING will be open to qualified electors of Trustee Electoral Area 3 (Village of Pemberton) on Saturday, January 18th, 2020 between the hours of 8:00 am and 8:00 pm at Signal Hill Elementary School, 1410 Pemberton Portage Road, Pemberton BC, V0N 2L1
There is no need to pre-register to vote as the registration of all electors for this election will take place at the time of voting. You will be required to make a declaration that you meet the following requirements:
- 18 years of age or older on general voting day;
- Canadian citizen;
- resident of BC for at least 6 months immediately preceding the day of registration;
- resident of OR registered owner of real property in the Village of Pemberton for at least (thirty) 30 days immediately preceding the day of registration, and
- not disqualified under the Local Government Act or any other enactment from voting in an election or otherwise disqualified by law.
Resident electors must produce 2 pieces of identification (at least one with a signature). Picture identification is not necessary. The identification must prove both residency and identity.
Non-resident property electors must produce 2 pieces of identification (at least one with a signature) to prove identity, proof that they are entitled to register in relation to the property, and, if there is more than one owner of the property, written consent from the majority of the property owners.
Mohammed Azim, Chief Election Officer
(604) 892-5228 Ext. 104