Trustee Election Information

General Voting Day:  Saturday, October 20, 2018

The Chief Election Officer as appointed by the Board of Education is responsible for conducting local trustee elections. In British Columbia, the School Act mandates that trustee elections be held every four years on the third Saturday in October. In advance of Election Day, the Chief Election Officer advertises in the local newspapers, naming the candidates that are running and outlining how qualified citizens can vote.

Notice of Election by Voting
Mail Ballot Information
Declaration of Election by Voting and Acclamation
Declaration of Candidates

Contact Information:

Chief Election Officer:  Mr. Kevin Futcher
Deputy Chief Election Officer: Ms. Shannon Augustine

School District No. 27 (Cariboo-Chilcotin)
350 N. 2nd Avenue, Williams Lake, BC  V2G 1Z9
P: 250-398-3824

Regular Hours:  Monday to Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm (closed 12:00-1:00)
When School is NOT in session – including summer:  Monday to Friday 8:00 am to 3:30 (closed 12:00 – 12:30)

Related Web Pages and Resources

Important Dates:

Last day to withdraw from being a candidate:  Friday, September 21, 2018 (4:00 pm)

Last day for originals of faxed or emailed nomination documents to be received by the Chief Election Officer:  Friday, September 21, 2018

General Voting Day:  Saturday, October 20, 2018

Notice of Nomination

Information Pertaining to the Work of The Board of Education

Provincial Information:

BC Legislation for Trustee Election Procedures

Elections BC

Elections BC Guide to Local Elections Campaign Financing

Roles and Responsibilities of a Locally Elected Official

Characteristics of an Effective Locally Elected Official

BC School Trustees Association:

BC School Trustees Association

A Guide for School Trustee Candidates, BCSA

District Information:

Board of Education Policy Manual

Strategic Plan 2016 – 2019

Financial Information

Board of Education Agenda and Minutes

School District 2018 – 2019 Calendars