Nomination Period Open

Nomination packages are now being accepted by the Chief Election Officer for the offices of One (1) Mayor and four (4) Councillors for a 4-year term as follows:

Sun Peaks Municipal Office
106-3270 Village Way 
Kookaburra Lodge, Sun Peaks, BC

From:   9:00 AM August 30, 2022

To:        4:00 PM September 9, 2022

Nomination documents are available at the Sun Peaks Municipal Office from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM Monday to Friday or by clicking here.   

Qualifications For Office

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

  • Canadian citizen;
  • 18 years of age or older;
  • Resident of British Columbia for at least 6 months immediately before the day nomination papers are filed;
  • Not disqualified by the Local Government Act or any other enactment from voting in an election in British Columbia or from being nominated for, being elected to, or holding office; and
  • Nominated by two eligible electors.

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 election the following third party advertising limits apply: $809.84

Further information on the forgoing may be obtained by contacting: 
Nicky Jonsson, Chief Election Officer – (250) 578-2020 EXT 203 
Shane Bourke, Deputy Election Officer – (250) 578-2020 
Or email: admin@sunpeaksmunicipality.ca
Elections BC