The Province of BC, and the BC School Trustees Association have put together valuable information to prepare candidates for running for office.
- Running for Local Office
- What Every Candidate Needs to Know
- Thinking about Running for Local Office?
- Conduct of Locally-Elected Officials
Potential candidate videos
Have a look at helpful videos for potential candidates put together by the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing:
To view all the videos and for more information on “Thinking of Running for Local Office?” visit the Province of BC’s webpage.
School Trustee Candidates
The BC School Trustees Association prepared a document where you can find out more about what a school trustee does, if you are up to the job, and some information to keep in mind.
An elector organization is an organization that endorses or intends to endorse a candidate, or candidates, in general local elections and that files endorsement documents with the local Chief Election Officer. Elector organizations may be referred to as "civic political parties."
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