Elections Information

Important Contacts

Lillooet City Hall
615 Main Street
P.O. Box 610
Lillooet, BC V0K 1V0
Phone: 250-256-4289
Fax: 250-256-4288

Hours of Operation:
Monday to Friday
8:30 am to 12:00 noon; and
1:00 pm to 4:30 pm
Closed Statutory Holidays


2017 By Election

The District of Lillooet is conducting a by-election for School District No. 74 (Gold Trail). Nominations will be accepted for the office of School Trustee (One Position) for the Lillooet area.

Candidate Information

This page contains the nomination packages of candidates seeking election in the 2017 by-election.

The nomination period opened at 9 am on Tuesday, March 7 and closed at 4 pm on Friday, March 17. The list of candidates running is unofficial at this time as a candidate has until 4 pm on March 24, 2017, to withdraw.

Those elected in this by-election will serve on the Board of Education for School District 74 (Gold Trail) until October 2018.

The following candidates seeking election in the 2017 by-election have filed nomination documents:

 Contact information for all candidates may be viewed here:


Nomination Period


Nominations for the office of School Trustee (District of Lillooet) for the remainder of a four-year term, which commenced December 2014 and will end Fall 2018, will be received by the Chief Election Officer beginning Tuesday, March 7 at 9:00 a.m. to the close of the nomination period on Friday, March 17 at 4:00 p.m.


Nomination forms are available at the District of Lillooet Municipal Office during regular office hours of 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (closed between 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m.), Monday to Friday, excluding Statutory Holidays or through the provided link below.

2017 By Election Candidate Nomination Package - School Trustee

Completed nomination forms may be delivered by hand, mail, or other delivery service to:

Chief Election Officer
District of Lillooet
615 Main Street, PO Box 610
Lillooet, BC  V0K 1V0

Completed nomination forms may also be delivered by fax to (250) 256.4288 or by email to deputyco@lillooetbc.ca

Please note that all nomination documents must be received by the Chief Election Officer by 4:00 p.m. on Friday, March 17. Otherwise, the person nominated is deemed to have withdrawn.

Should you have any questions or require further details on the by-election, please contact:

Paula Skrzeta, Chief Election Officer
District of Lillooet
615 Main Street, PO Box 610
Lillooet, BC  V0K 1V0


Public Notices

The Local Government Act requires municipalities to undertake a series of public notifications on the various aspects of a by-election. These notices must be published in a local newspaper circulating in the municipality, posted at the District Municipal Hall, and here on the District website.

All published notices will be posted here.

- Notice of Nominiation - 2017 By Election

- Declaration of Candidates - 2017 By Election

- Declaration of Election by Acclamation - 2017 By Election


2018 Election

The District of Lillooet municipal council is comprised of a mayor and four councillors each elected for a four-year term. The next general local election will be held on Saturday, October 20, 2018.

In British Columbia, municipal elections are now held every four years and are conducted according to the regulations set out in the Local Government Act.

Candidate guides, campaign financing guides, voter's guides, and more information on local government elections may be found on the Ministry of Community, Sport and Cultural Development website and in Part 3 of the Local Government Act.

The Province of BC has prepared some informative videos for individuals considering running for Council.