2018 Election

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Declaration of Official Results

The Official results of the 2018 General Local Election were declared on Wednesday, October 24, 2018.

The Legislation

To ensure fairness, openness, and accessibility, local elections and assent voting are conducted in accordance with very strict rules. The rules and procedures are set out in Part 4 of the Local Government Act and in the Local Elections Campaign Financing Act and associated regulations. Other legislation: Community Charter.


On Saturday, October 20, 2018, the City of Nanaimo held an Election to elect eight councillors and one mayor, which together make the Council of the City of Nanaimo. The successful candidates will hold office until October 2022 which is the end of Council’s term. Elections BC is responsible for receiving and reviewing all Campaign Financing Disclosure Statements. Please follow this link to their website in order to view Disclosure Statements for the City of Nanaimo 2018 General Local Election.

Last updated: October 20, 2022

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