2018 General Local Election advance poll held this week

Last advance voting opportunity to take place October 17


The second advance poll for the 2018 General Local Election is this Wednesday, October 17. Eligible electors can vote at this advance voting opportunity between 8:00 am and 8:00 pm in the Bowen Park Auditorium located at 500 Bowen Road.

On General Election Day, October 20, 2018, eligible electors can vote at any of these voting locations, open 8 am to 8 pm:

  • Bowen Park Auditorium, 500 Bowen Road
  • Chase River Elementary School, 1503 Cranberry Avenue
  • City of Nanaimo Service & Resource Centre, 411 Dunsmuir Street
  • Coal Tyee Elementary School, 2280 Sun Valley Drive
  • Departure Bay Activity Centre, 1415 Wingrove Street
  • Georgia Avenue Elementary School, 625 Georgia Avenue
  • McGirr Elementary School, 6199 McGirr Road
  • Nanaimo Alliance Church, 1609 Meredith Road
  • Nanaimo Aquatic Centre, 741 Third Street
  • Protection Island Fire Hall, 26 Pirates Lane (Open 10:00 am to 6:00 pm)
  • Randerson Ridge Elementary School, 6021 Nelson Road
  • Wellington Community Hall, 3922 Corruna Avenue

For more information on the election, please visit www.nanaimo.ca/goto/elections

Link to Strategic Plan: N/A

Key Points

  • The second advance poll is Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at Bowen Park Auditorium, 500 Bowen Road. Voting is open 8 am to 8 pm.
  • General Voting Day is Saturday, October 20, 2018


"The first advance poll was very successful. Electors who will be away from the City of Nanaimo on General Voting Day, October 20, 2018 can participate by voting at the second advance poll."

Chief Election Officer
City of Nanaimo


Jessica Votes!  Will you?
Jessica Votes! Will you?
2018 General Election Voting Locations
2018 General Election Voting Locations


Sheila Gurrie
Chief Election Officer
City of Nanaimo
250 755-4405

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