Municipal Elections

The local government election will take place on Saturday, October 15, 2022.
The citizens of Maple Ridge elected one mayor, six councillors and five school trustees (for School District No. 42). Maple Ridge holds elections in accordance with the Local Government Act, the Community Charter and the School Act.

Important Dates
  • Election Period

     - January 1 to September 16 
  • Nomination Period 

    - August 30 to September 9
  • Nominations Close

     - Friday, September 9 at 4:00 pm
  • Declaration of Candidates

     - Friday, September 9 at 4:00 pm in the Council Chamber (City Hall)
  • Deadline for Challenge of Nominations

     - Tuesday, September 13 at 4:00 pm
  • Deadline for Withdrawal of Candidates

     - Friday, September 16 at 4:00 pm
  • Declaration of Election by Voting

     – Monday, September 19 at 4:00 pm in the Council Chamber (City Hall)
  • Campaign Period

     - September 17 to October 15 (relates to campaign finance tracking, not to the activity of campaigning)
  • Declaration of Official Election Results

     - Wednesday, October 19 at 4:00 pm
  • General Voting Day

     – Saturday, October 15 from 8:00 am - 8:00 pm 
  • Inaugural Council Meeting

     - tbd
For more information on Local Government Elections including candidate and voter requirements as well as various brochures and videos please visit the Provincial Government website.

Elections Office


11995 Haney Place
Maple Ridge, BC V2X 6A9
Email Elections

Tel: 604-467-7423