Advance polls open for Chilliwack-Hope by-election

Places to vote include Ag Hall, Hope Legion and Twin Rinks

  • Thu Apr 12th, 2012 8:00pm
  • News

Advance voting locations for the Chilliwack-Hope and Port Moody-Coquitlam by-elections will be open now through Saturday, April 14, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

The Chilliwack-Hope advance voting locations are Agassiz Agricultural Hall, the Royal Canadian Legion 228 at 344 Fort St. in Hope, and Twin Rinks Arena, 5745 Tyson Rd in Chilliwack.

Voters may also vote at the district electoral office until 4 p.m. on Thursday, April 19, 2012.  The district electoral offices is at 21-5725 Vedder Rd, Chilliwack, B.C.

Hours of operation: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. from Monday to Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturdays.

Voters who are unable to attend advance or general voting may also request a Vote by Mail package from the district electoral office or through the Elections BC website at www.elections.bc.ca.

Voters may register or update their voter information when they go to vote. All voters must prove their identity and current residential address before voting or registering when voting.

The types of identification that can be used are detailed on the Elections BC website at www.elections.bc.ca/index.php/voting/#ID.