Elections

2022 Election

On Saturday, October 15, 2022, City residents will vote for one (1) Mayor, six (6) Councillors and four (4) School Trustees. Elected officials will serve a four-year term from November 2022 to October 2026.

Key Dates

  • Nomination Period:                            August 30 - September 9, 2022 - Completed
  • Campaign Period:                                September 17 - October 15, 2022
  • Advance Voting Opportunities:  October 5, 8 and 13, 2022
  • General Voting Day:                           October 15, 2022
  • Inaugural Meeting:                              November 1, 2022

General local elections (and by-elections) are the most direct way for the public to influence their local government by choosing the individuals who will make decisions and govern on their behalf following general voting day. Learn more on the Elections BC website and the Province of BC website.

Information for Voters

Advance voting for the 2022 Local Government Election will take place between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. on the following dates at the Penticton Trade and Convention Centre, 273 Power Street:

  • Wednesday, October 5, 2022
  • Saturday, October 8, 2022
  • Thursday, October 13, 2022

General Voting day is Saturday, October 15, 2022 between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. at the Penticton Trade and Convention Centre, 273 Power Street or at the Seniors’ Drop-In Centre, 2965 South Main Street. 

Please note that the Seniors’ Drop-In Centre is a smaller venue and there may be line ups. 

Nominated Candidates

The nomination period closed Friday, September 9, 2022 at 4:00 p.m. To view the Declaration of Election by Voting for the 2022 Local Government Election click here. Nomination documents are available for viewing below.

Nomination Documents for the Office of Mayor
LAST NAMEFirst Name
BLOOMFIELDJulius
HAYWARDOwen
HOUNSLOWCorey
REYNENJason
VASSILAKIJohn
Nomination Documents for the Office of Councillor
LAST NAMEFirst Name
BOULTBEEAmelia
GILBERTIsaac
GRAHAMRyan
HALLLindsey
JAKUBEITAndrew
KONANZHelena
KRUGERNick
LLEWELLYNWayne
MILLERJames
O'KELLKatie
REGEHRFrank
ROBINSONKatie
SANDHUDavinder
SCHWARTZENBERGERLarry
STEWARTShannon
WATTCampbell
Nomination Documents for the Office of School Trustee
LAST NAMEFirst Name
CLARKEShelley
HANSENKate
KELSEYLynn
PALANIOJames
SHEPPARDBarb
VAN RAESTracy

 

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