Election Qualifications

If you are not on the list of electors, you may register at the time of voting by completing the required application form available at the voting place. To register you must meet the following qualifications:

Resident Elector

a)         is a Canadian citizen;
b)         is, OR will be on October 20, 2018, age 18 or older;
c)         has been a resident of British Columbia for the past 6 months;

has been a resident of the City of Cranbrook for the past 30 days; and is not otherwise disqualified by law from voting.

RESIDENT ELECTORS may register on Voting Day at the Polling Station, if they meet these qualifications and provide two pieces of identification (at least one with a signature).  Picture identification is not required.  The identification must prove both residency and identity.

Non-Resident Property Elector

(a)        is not entitled to register as a resident elector of the City of Cranbrook ;
(b)        is a Canadian citizen;
(c)        is, OR will be on October 20, 2018, age 18 or older;
(d)        has been a resident of British Columbia for the past 6 months;
(e)        has been a registered owner of real property in the City of Cranbrook for the past 30 days;
(f)        has received the written consent of a majority of the registered owners of the property designating you as the one who may vote (only one person may vote on the property qualification no matter how many owners there may be).

NON-RESIDENT PROPERTY ELECTORS may register on Voting Day at the Polling Station, if they meet the qualifications set out, have two pieces of identification (at least one with a signature to prove identity), proof of ownership of the property and the WRITTEN CONSENT OF A MAJORITY OF THE REGISTERED OWNERS OF THE PROPERTY designating you as the one who may vote.

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