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2022 General Local Elections

The next General Local Elections will be held on Saturday, October 15, 2022.  Advance Voting Opportunities held on Wednesday, October 5, 2022 and Thursday, October 13, 2022.

Electors in RDEK Electoral Areas A, B, C, E, F and G will cast ballots for Regional District Electoral Area Directors.

**Please check this site often.  Information will be updated regularly in advance of the Elections**

School District Trustee Election Information

The RDEK is also conducting the following School District Trustee elections:

  • School District No. 5 (Southeast Kootenay)
    • Trustee Electoral Area 4 (RDEK Electoral Area B)
  • School District No. 6 (Rocky Mountain)
    • Trustee Electoral Area 4 (RDEK Electoral Area F and Village of Canal Flats)
    • Trustee Electoral Area 5 (RDEK Electoral Area G and Village of Radium Hot Springs)

More information on the above School District Trustee Elections will be available closer to the elections.

RDEK Election Information

Note: As we get closer to the elections, links will be updated and new information added, so please check back often.

General Information

  • Voting Locations - link to be added when available 
  • Mail Ballot Voting - link to be added when available  
  • Elector Qualifications and Voting Day Registration - link to be added when available  
  • Running for Office and Nomination Packages - link to be added when available  
  • Resources for Electors and Candidates - link to be added when available 

Candidate Nomination Documents

The nomination period for candidates opens at 9:00am on Tuesday, August 30, 2022 and closes at 4:00pm on Friday, September 9, 2022.  Candidate nomination documents will be available for public inspection at the RDEK office in Cranbrook for the duration of the public inspection period.

Declaration of Candidates

  • To be posted when available 

Declaration of Election by Voting and Election by Acclamation

  • To be posted when available 

Election Notices

  • Notice of Election by Voting - To be posted when available
  • Notice of Nomination - To be posted when available
  • Notice of Advance Elector Registration, List of Registered Electors, Objection to Registration of an Elector - To be posted when available

Contacts

Tina Hlushak, Chief Election Officer
Nikki Bradshaw, Deputy Chief Election Officer

Last edited: Wed, July 06, 2022 - 8:37:30