Information for School District #75 Rural Area Trustee Candidates

The Fraser Valley Regional District is conducting the election for one Rural Area Trustee (Trustee Area #2) on behalf of School District No. 75 (Mission). Trustee Area #2 includes all of the cross-hatched areas on this map, excluding the District of Mission (Trustee Area #1).

  
Thinking of Running for Office?

Resources regarding the roles and responsiblities of school trustees can be found on the on the BCTSA website.

 

Qualifications

To be eligible to run for office you must: 

  • be 18 years of age or older on October 20, 2018;
  • be a Canadian citizen;
  • have been a resident of BC for at least 6 months;
  • not be disqualified by law from being nominated, elected or holding office.

 

Nomination

Candidates must be nominated by 2 qualified electors of the applicable trustee area.

Nomination hardcopy packages are available for pick up at the FVRD office in Chilliwack.

Nominations will be accepted by the Chief Election Officer at the FVRD Office from 9am on September 4 until 4pm on September 14.

 

Nomination Packages

1) Package Contents List 
2) Candidate Information/Instructions
3) Nomination Documents (Fillable PDF) 
4) Candidate Profile Form 
5) Elector Organization Endorsement Package (Fillable PDF) 
6) Resources/References:      
    What Every Candidate Needs to Know     
    Thinking About Running for Local Office?     
    Candidates Guide to Local Government Elections in BC
7) Links to Other Resources 
 

Election Offences and Penalties

Election Offences and penalties are prescribed in Part 3, Division 17 of the Local Government Act and in the Local Elections Campaign Financing Act

 

Campaign Financing

Elections BC is responsible for administering the campaign financing and election advertising requirements in the Local Elections Campaign Financing Act. More information is provided on Elections BC's website.