If you will be voting for the CRD Juan de Fuca Electoral Area Director, this information pertains to you. For all voting opportunities, you must be a qualified Resident or Non-Resident elector. See the full voting criteria to see if you are eligible.
The Capital Regional District’s (CRD) General Voting Day for local government elections is on Saturday, October 20, 2018. The CRD holds elections for the position of Director Juan de Fuca Electoral Area (East Sooke, Malahat, Otter Point, Port Renfrew, Shirley/Jordan River, Willis Point).
Two candidates are competing for the one available Electoral Area Director seat:
- Michael Hicks (Incumbent)
- Daniel Yates
Their full applications can be viewed online here.
For school trustees, five are competing for three available seats:
- Robert (Bob) Phillips – (Incumbent)
- Neil Poirier – (Incumbent) (SPN release)
- Britt Santowski – (None) (SPN release)
- Margot Swinburnson – (Incumbent) (SPN release)
- Allison Watson – (None) (SPN release)
Qualified residents or Non-Resident electors may place their vote on general voting day, Saturday, October 20, 2018, or at the advance voting opportunities on Wednesday, October 10 and 17, 2018. All voting locations are open from 8am to 8pm.
For more information on the available voting options please visit www.crd.bc.ca/vote
Mail Ballot Voting
Mail Ballot Voting is now available to electors who:
- have a physical disability, illness or injury that affects their ability to vote at another voting opportunity; or
- expect to be absent from the regional district on general voting day (Saturday, October 20, 2018) and at the times of all advance voting opportunities (Wednesday, October 10 and 17, 2018).
For more information on Mail Ballot Voting and how to apply please click here.
Advanced Voting Wednesday October 10th and Wednesday October 17th, between 8am – 8pm
- SD 62 Office 3143 Jacklin Road, Victoria, BC V9B 5R1
- Sooke Community Hall 2037 Shields Road, Sooke, BC
Election Day Voting Saturday, October 20th, between 8am – 8pm
- Malahat Fire Hall 935 Whittaker Road, Malahat, BC V0R 2L0
- View Royal Elementary School 218 Helmcken Road, Victoria, BC V9B 1S6
- East Sooke Community Centre 2037 Sooke Rd, Sooke, BC V9Z 1B2
- T’Souke FN Hall 2154 Lazzar Rd, Sooke Ir, BC V9Z 1G1
- Shirley Community Hall 2795 Sheringham Rd, Shirley, BC V9Z 1G4
- Willis Point Community Hall 6993 Willis Point Road, Victoria, BC V9E 2A1
- JDF Admin Building #3 – 7450 Butler Road, Sooke, BC V9Z 1N1
- Port Renfrew Community Centre Parkinson Road, Juan de Fuca, BC V0S 1K0
For the full CRD voting list (including the Islands), click here.
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