Elections & nominations

//Elections & nominations

Chief and Council election see’s Chief Seymour elected to another term

Chief Clem Seymour, elected first in 2007, was once again elected as Chief of Seabird Island with 177 votes. Jason Campbell received 96 votes. Marcia Peters and Alexis Grace were both re-elected to Council along with new Councillors Rodney Peters, Paul Andrew, Stacy McNeil, Ronald Joe, Janice Parsey and Linda Kay. Term: April 23, 2017 [...]

By | April 20th, 2017|Categories: Announcement, Chief & Council, Elections & nominations|Comments Off on Chief and Council election see’s Chief Seymour elected to another term

Chief and Council election today!

Polls are now open! Band Members can drop by the Band Office Gymnasium to case their vote in the Chief and Council Election. Polls will remain open until 8 p.m. tonight. Not sure who's running? Confirmed list of candidates for Chief: CAMPBELL, Jason Garry Gray SEYMOUR, Clement Eugene Confirmed list of candidates for Council: ANDREW, [...]

By | April 19th, 2017|Categories: Chief & Council, Elections & nominations|Comments Off on Chief and Council election today!

Request your mail in ballot today

Live off-reserve and cannot make it to Seabird Island to cast your vote in our April 19 Band General Election for Chief and Council? Make sure you request a mail in ballot! The deadline to request a mail in ballot will be 4:00 p.m. on April 10. Contact Leona Sam, Electoral Officer at 604-791-3671 or [...]

By | March 16th, 2017|Categories: Elections & nominations|Comments Off on Request your mail in ballot today

Election Notice

Our upcoming election will be held April 19, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. The Election Poll will be held for one (1) Chief and eight (8) Councillors - term of office will be three (3) years. Effective April 23, 2017 - April 22, 2020. Note: Deadline to request for a mail in ballot [...]

By | March 15th, 2017|Categories: Announcement, Chief & Council, Elections & nominations|Comments Off on Election Notice

Tentative list of candidates for Chief and Council

The nomination period for Chief and Council has now closed.   Our tentative list of candidates for Chief are: 1. CAMPBELL, Jason Garry Gray 2. SEYMOUR, Clement Eugene   Our tentative list of candidates for Council are: 1. ANDREW, Paul Thomas 2. HUNT, Shalon Ryan McNeil 3. JOE, Ronald Archie 4. KAY (PETERS), Linda Joan [...]

By | March 10th, 2017|Categories: Chief & Council, Elections & nominations|Comments Off on Tentative list of candidates for Chief and Council

Notice of Nomination Period

By | February 10th, 2017|Categories: Chief & Council, Elections & nominations|Comments Off on Notice of Nomination Period

Next Band General Election to be held under the new Election Code, with Ottawa’s Approval of Code

Information Sessions on the coming Election Process Changes are scheduled for December 21 and January 4, 2017. Seabird Island Council has been given verbal confirmation at a meeting with Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada’s BC Regional Director, Catherine Lapas on November 28, that the Election Code has been accepted by the government. Official confirmation to [...]

By | December 2nd, 2016|Categories: Announcement, Chief & Council, Elections & nominations|Comments Off on Next Band General Election to be held under the new Election Code, with Ottawa’s Approval of Code

June 15, 2016 Seabird Island Election Code Referendum Results

The results of the Ratification Vote regarding the Seabird Island Election Code are as follows: (a)  the names of Seabird Island electors appeared on the List of Voters prepared and the number of Voters who were entitled to cast a vote was 657; (b)         134         votes were cast in the Ratification Vote by electors; [...]

By | June 16th, 2016|Categories: Announcement, Elections & nominations|Tags: |Comments Off on June 15, 2016 Seabird Island Election Code Referendum Results

Get out and vote!

The Election Code referendum will be taking place tomorrow, June 15 from 9 a.m. - 8 p.m. at the Band Office. Staff will be delivering one final notice of this important vote to each of the homes in the community. We hope to see you at the referendum!

By | June 14th, 2016|Categories: Elections & nominations|Tags: |Comments Off on Get out and vote!

Education Committee election results

Seabird Island's Education Committee held their election yesterday, April 13, at the Annual Open House. The election opened at 2 p.m. and lasted until 6 p.m. that night. Chief and Council called for the election in February to fill two vacancies on the Education Committee. Band Members Sally Hope, Stacy McNeil, Ernest (Reid) Peters, and [...]

By | April 14th, 2016|Categories: Announcement, Elections & nominations|Tags: |Comments Off on Education Committee election results