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Notice of Election by Voting

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Public notice is given that an election by voting is to be held to elect a Mayor and four Councillors and that the following persons are candidates for each office:

MAYOR – One (1) to be elected

Usual Names Residential Address
BAIRD, Leslie

BROWN, Vickey

Cumberland, BC

Cumberland, BC

COUNCILLOR – Four (4) to be elected

Usual Names Residential Address
BORECKY, Neil

FRAME, Tanis

KETLER, Jesse

SULLIVAN, Sean

THERRIEN, Troy Michael

Cumberland, BC

Cumberland, BC

Cumberland, BC

Cumberland, BC

Cumberland, BC

Declaration of Election by Acclamation – School Trustee, Area 3 Cumberland

The following candidate for the Office of School Trustee, Area 3 Cumberland of School District 71, has been declared elected by acclamation:

HOWE, Sarah Jane

VOTING OPPORTUNITIES

Voting Dates:

Wednesday, October 5, 2022 – Advance Voting open to all electors
Wednesday, October 12, 2022 – Advance Voting open to all electors
Saturday, October 15, 2022 – General Voting Day

Voting Hours for all Voting: 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. each day

Voting Place for all Voting: Cumberland Cultural Centre, Buchanan Hall (first floor), 2674 Dunsmuir Avenue at the corner of Dunsmuir Avenue and First Street.

Mail Ballot Voting is also available for the election. Applications to vote by mail ballot are available at cumberland.ca and at the Village office at 2673 Dunsmuir Avenue during regular business hours and must be submitted to the Village office by 4:30 p.m. on October 7, 2022. In order to be counted in the election, your mail ballot must be received by the Chief Election Officer no later than 8 p.m. on General Voting Day on October 15, 2022.

ELECTOR REGISTRATION, QUALIFICATIONS and REQUIRED DOCUMENTS

The registration of all electors for this election will take place at the time of voting. There is no need to pre-register to vote.

Two pieces of identification are required to register to vote, at least one with a signature. Picture identification is not necessary. The identification must prove both residency and identity. Also to register, you will be required to complete the application form at the voting place and make a declaration that you meet the requirements to be registered as set out below.

Resident Elector Qualifications:

To register as a resident elector you must meet the following requirements:

  • be 18 years of age or older on general voting day October 15, 2022;
  • be a Canadian citizen;
  • be a resident of British Columbia for at least 6 months immediately before the day of registration at time of voting;
  • be a resident of the Village of Cumberland on the day of registration at time of voting; and
  • not be disqualified under the Local Government Act or any other enactment from voting in an election or assent voting and not otherwise disqualified by law.

Non-Resident Property Elector Qualifications:

To register as a non-resident property elector you must meet the following requirements:

  • not be entitled to register as a resident elector;
  • be 18 years of age or older on general voting day October 15, 2022;
  • be a Canadian citizen;
  • be a resident of British Columbia for at least 6 months immediately before the day of registration at time of voting;
  • be a registered owner of real property in the Village of Cumberland for at least 30 days immediately before the day of registration at time of voting;
  • the only persons who are registered owners of the property, either as joint tenants or tenants in common, are individuals who are not holding the property in trust for a corporation or another trust; and
  • not be disqualified under the Local Government Act or any other enactment from voting in an election or assent voting and not otherwise disqualified by law.

If more than one person is registered owner of the property, only one of those individuals may register to vote. Proof is required that you are entitled to register in relation to the property, and, if there is more than one owner of the property, written consent from the other property owners is required.

Find out more about the 2022 general local election.

For more information:

Rachel Parker, Chief Election Officer: rparker@nullcumberland.ca
Kevin McPhedran, Deputy Chief Election Officer: kmcphedran@nullcumberland.ca

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