2018 Council

Vote Bill Manners

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Key Dates


Monday January 1, 2018 - Friday September 21, 2018Election Period
Tuesday September 4, 2018 - Friday September 14, 2018Nomination Period
Saturday September 22, 2018 - Saturday October 20, 2018Campaign Period
Saturday October 20, 2018General Voting Day
Monday November 5, 2018Inaugural Council Meeting
Friday January 18, 2019

Financial Disclosure Deadline

Monday February 18, 2019Financial Disclosure Late Filing Deadline


Spending Limits per Candidate

Mayor - $58,858.65

Councillor - $29,828.04

2018 Council

On Saturday October 20, 2018, the voters in the City of Nanaimo will elect a new Council.

A Council that will work together to lead the community into the next phase of our City.  Cities find themselves making changes as they near and pass the 100,000 population mark. 

Nanaimo is on the verge of change and the first step is the 2018 Council that will take their position in developing a changing landscape in local government on Monday November 5th 2018.