Nomination Info

 VILLAGE OF SALMO

2022 GENERAL LOCAL ELECTIONS

NOTICE OF NOMINATION

Public Notice is given to the electors of the Village of Salmo that nominations for the offices of:

Mayor – ONE

Councillor – FOUR

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

By hand, mail or other delivery service:

Village of Salmo
423 Davies Ave., PO Box 1000
Salmo, B.C. V0G 1Z0

 

From:  9:00 am Tuesday, August 30, 2022 To:  4:00 pm Friday, September 9, 2022 (Excluding statutory holidays and weekends)

By fax to:  (250) 357-9633

By email to:  Brandy Jessup, Chief Election Officer

[email protected]

From:  9:00 am Tuesday, August 30, 2022
To:  4:00 pm Friday, September 9, 2022Originals of faxed or emailed nomination documents must be received by the Chief Election Officer by 4:00 pm on Friday, September 16, 2022

Nomination forms are available at the Village of Salmo municipal office, as well as on the Village website at www.salmo.ca from 9:00 am Tuesday, August 2, 2022 to the close of the nomination period on Friday, September 9, 2022.

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:

  • a Canadian citizen;
  • 18 years of age or older on general voting day (Saturday, October 15, 2022)
  • a 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 voting in an election in British Columbia or 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:

Third party advertising limit $809.84
Cumulative third party advertising limit $161,967.47

For further information on the nomination process, please contact:

Brandy Jessup, Chief Election Officer Phone (250) 357-9433 Email [email protected]

Alana Lins, Deputy Chief Election Officer Phone (250) 357-9433 Email [email protected]

For further information on campaign period expense limits and third party advertising limits, please contact Elections BC:

Toll-free phone: 1-800-661-8683 – Email: [email protected] Website: www.elections.bc.ca