2022 Election Notice of Nomination

2022 Election Notice of Nomination

VILLAGE OF PORT ALICE
2022 GENERAL LOCAL ELECTIONS NOTICE OF NOMINATION

Public Notice is given to the electors of the Village of Port Alice that nominations for the offices of:
Mayor: One (1) to be elected
Councillors: Four (4) to be elected

will be received by the Chief Election Officer or a designated person, as follows:

By hand, mail or other delivery service:
Village of Port Alice
1061 Marine Drive
PO Box 130
Port Alice BC, V0N 2N0

From     9:00 am August 30, 2022
To         4:00 pm September 9, 2022, Excluding statutory holidays and weekends
Nomination forms are available at the Village Office at 1061 Marine Drive from 8:30 am on August 8, 2022 to the close of the nomination period.

QUALIFICATIONS FOR OFFICE
A person is qualified to be nominated, elected, and to hold office as a member of local government if they meet the following criteria:

·         Canadian citizen;

·         18 years of age or older on general voting day October 15, 2022;

·         resident of British Columbia for at least 6 months immediately before the day nomination papers are filed;

·         not disqualified under the Local Government Act or any other enactment from being nominated for, being elected to or holding the office, or be otherwise disqualified by law.

CAMPAIGN PERIOD EXPENSE LIMITS
In accordance with the Local Elections Campaign Financing Act, for the 2022 general local election, the following expense limits for candidates during the campaign period apply:

Mayor                   $ 10,797.83
Councillor            $   5,398.92

THIRD PARTY ADVERTISING LIMITS
In accordance with the Local Elections Campaign Financing Act, for the 2022 general local elections, the following third-party advertising limits apply: $809.84

For further information on the nomination process, please contact:
Bonnie Danyk, Chief Election Officer 250-284-3391
Tanya Spafford, Deputy Chief Election Officer 250-284-3391

For further information on campaign period expense limits and third-party advertising limits, please contact Elections BC:
Toll-free phone: 1-855-952-0280
Email: lecf@elections.bc.ca
Website: www.elections.bc.ca/lecf