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Voter Information

Do I qualify to vote?

You may vote in a BC local election as a resident elector if you:


How do I get on the Voter's List?

Please call our Elections Office at 604-927-5421 to confirm if your name is currently on the Voter's List.

Anyone registered as a Provincial Voter by June 1, 2014 should automatically be placed on the City’s voters list.

If you are NOT on the BC Voter's List you can register at the Election Office (City Hall) with two pieces of ID (one with a signature) and we can assist you with filling out the registration form and submitting it to Elections BC on your behalf.

If you miss the September 23, 2014 deadline at the Election Office (City Hall), you can register at a polling station on Voting Day, as long as you bring two pieces of ID, at least one with a signature.

What identification do I need to register at City Hall or at a polling station on Voting Day?

You must provide at least two of the documents listed below to provide evidence of your identity and place of residence.  At least one of the documents must include your signature.  You must be prepared to sign a declaration as to your place of residence.
Provide two of the following to register to vote:

I own property in Port Coquitlam but do not live in Port Coquitlam; can I vote?

As a non-resident property owner – you own property in one place but live in another – you have the right to vote both where you live and where you own property.
You may vote in a BC local election as a non-resident property elector if you:
Non-resident property electors can register in advance at City Hall or bring their land title certificate to either an advance poll or an election day poll.  Non-resident property electors must submit a Non-Resident Property Elector Consent Form if more than one person is registered on the property's land title.



For further information regarding Port Coquitlam's municipal elections, please contact:
Corporate Office
Tel. 604.927.5421
Fax. 604.927.5402
Email: corporateoffice@portcoquitlam.ca
Elections BClinks to external site

Location and Mailing Address
Second Floor, City Hall, 2580 Shaughnessy Street
Port Coquitlam BC  V3C 2A8
Business Hours
8:30 am to 4:30 pm, Monday to Friday (excluding statutory holidays)

Last Updated:8/14/2014 4:32:45 PM