Notice of Election Notice is hereby given to the electors of the Tk̓emlúps te Secwépemc that an election will be held for the purpose of electing one (1) Chief and seven (7) Councillors.
Regular Voting – November 13, 2021 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Advanced Voting – November 6, 2021 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM
LOCATION: Moccasin Square Garden (357 – 345 Chief Alex Thomas Way)
A copy of the List of Candidates is posted in the Band Administration Building located at 330 Chief Alex Thomas Way, Kamloops, B.C. and can also be found on the Tk̓emlúps te Secwépemc website where the Custom Election Regulations and further details may be found. Ballots will be counted and results declared immediately following the close of polls on November 13, 2021.
COVID-19 Measures: Masks are required to enter and are available at the polling station. You may also bring your own pen or sanitized pens will be provided.
Mail-in Ballot packages will be sent to all eligible electors ordinarily residing off reserve, to their last known address of record with the Nation. It is your responsibility to ensure your address is up to date. You may contact the Electoral Officer to update your address. Any Resident Elector may request a Mail-in Ballot package from the Electoral Officer. Any elector that received a mail-in ballot package may vote in person at the Advance Poll or on Election Day if they:
(i) return the Mail-in Ballot to the Electoral Officer at the polling station, or
(ii) swear a written declaration before the Electoral Officer, a justice of the peace, notary public or duly appointed commissioner for taking oaths that the Mail-in Ballot is lost or destroyed.
Please contact the electoral officer anytime for assistance with anything about the election process:
P.O. Box 95015 Kingsgate
Vancouver, BC V5T 4T8