Who can vote?

Find out if you're eligible to vote on election day, Saturday October 20th.

Voter eligibility

To vote in a City of Vancouver election, you must: 

  • Be 18 years of age or older on election day
  • Be a Canadian citizen 
  • Have lived in BC for at least 6 months immediately before registering to vote 
  • Have lived in Vancouver or owned property registered in your name in Vancouver for at least 30 days immediately before registering to vote
  • Not be disqualified by law from voting 

If you own property in Vancouver – but you live elsewhere in BC – you might qualify to vote as a non-resident property elector. Click here for more information.

All eligible voters must also be registered to vote.


Next: Voter Registration.

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