Get Out and Vote | Coquitlam General Local Elections

2018 Get Out and Vote


Election Day is October 20, 2018

Coquitlam’s general local election will be held on Saturday, October 20, 2018 with advance voting opportunities October 10 – 19, 2018.

Get Out and Vote to elect:


Why Vote?

Do you live in Coquitlam? Do you go to Coquitlam festivals and events?  Do you drive or cycle on Coquitlam roads?  Do you use Coquitlam parks and recreation facilities?

There are lots of ways municipal government impacts our everyday lives: waste management, health inspections, community development, urban design, park amenities, business licensing, bike lanes, urban wildlife, festivals and events. This is your city. This is your vote.


Elections News

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Voting Locations

Vote where you want, when you want. Polls are open on Election Day - Saturday, Oct 20 - at 25 voting locations around the city from 8 a.m. – 8 p.m. or you can vote early at Advance Polls from Oct 10 - 19.

Find a location near you:

Election Day is October 20.

There are also six advance voting dates.

All locations are accessible.

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  • Advance Voting Locations

  • General Voting Day Locations


Voter Eligibility 

Want to know if you can vote?

We use the most recent Provincial Voters List for our List of Registered Electors (voters list).

Not sure if you’re registered? No problem! If you meet the voter requirements just bring 2 pieces of ID that provide proof of identity (at least one that shows proof of residency) and register at the polls. 

Learn more below:

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  • Residents

  • Non-Residents

  • ID Requirements



Interested to learn more about who is running to represent your voice? Eligible voters will be getting out to elect one mayor, eight councillors and four school trustees. Learn more about your candidates below*.

Want to meet your candidates:   Head to an All-Candidate Meetings  (List will be updated as additional meetings are confirmed)

*NOTE: all candidate information below has been submitted by candidates and posted as received.



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  • Adel Gamar

  • Mark Mahovlich

  • Richard Stewart


City Councillor

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  • Brent Asmundson

  • Rob Bottos

  • Ben Craig

  • Craig Hodge

  • Geoff Hunt

  • Steve Kim

  • Paul Lambert

  • Sean Lee

  • Massimo Mandarino

  • Trish Mandewo

  • Dennis Marsden

  • Robert Mazzarolo

  • Devan Robertson

  • Ian Soutar

  • Nicola Spurling

  • Darryl Stickler

  • Teri Towner

  • Chris Wilson

  • Bonita Zarrillo


School Board Trustee

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  • Jennifer Blatherwick

  • Francis Bucher

  • C​arol Cahoon

  • Chuck Denison

  • Barb Hobson

  • Shari O'Neill

  • Hui Wang

  • Craig Woods


​General Information

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Previous Election Information

The City of Coquitlam holds elections in accordance with the Local Government Act, the Community Charter and the School Act.

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Coquitlam Election Office

Phone: 604-927-3025
Fax: 604-927-3015

Coquitlam City Hall
c/o City Clerk's Office
3000 Guildford Way
Coquitlam, BC V3B 7N2