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City of Salmon Arm
Box 40
500 2 Ave. NE
Salmon Arm, BC V1E 4N2
Ph: 250.803.4000
Fx: 250.803.4041
Hours: 8:30am - 4:00pm
Mail Ballot Voting
Update August 11, 2014
Mail in Ballots are a new option provided by Salmon Arm City Council for the 2014 Election. The applications are available here. If you would prefer a hard copy you can come in to City Hall and a staff member can print one for you or call 250.803.4038 and request that one be mailed to you.
The following electors are permitted to vote by mail ballot:
  1. persons who have a physical disability, illness, or injury that affects their ability to vote at another voting opportunity; or
  2. persons who expect to be absent from the City of Salmon Arm on General Voting Day and at the times of all advance voting opportunities.

Applications must be received prior to October 15 2014 to allow sufficient time for approval and mail distribution. Ballots cannot be provided until they are printed in late October, therefore anyone wishing to take advantage of this option must either be able to pick up or have picked up for them, their ballot package at Salmon Arm City Hall or it will be mailed to the address provided. Responsibility to ensure that the ballot reaches the Voting Place prior to 8:00 p.m. Saturday Nov. 15th is that of the Elector.

Published May 15, 2014
Notice is hereby given that the Council of the City of Salmon Arm has approved Election and Mail Ballots
Authorization Amendment Bylaw No. 4032
, permitting Mail Ballot Voting for Local Government Elections.

In order to receive a mail ballot voting package, a qualified elector must fill out an Application to Vote by
and submit the completed form to the Chief/Deputy Election Officer. Mail ballot voting packages will be provided to those applicants who expect to be absent from the municipality on general voting day and at the times of all advance voting opportunities. Please note that it is the elector’s responsibility to ensure that their mail ballot is received before the close of voting on General Voting Day (November 15, 2014) in order to be counted.

The City staff report and Bylaw No. 4032 can also be reviewed at City Hall.

Updates relating to Mail Ballot Voting, including relevant dates to be set by the Chief/Deputy Election Officer will be posted here and on our Facebook and Twitter feeds.

For more information, please contact Erin Jackson, Deputy Chief Election Officer at 250.803.4029 or .