Municipal Elections

The local government election will take place on Saturday, October 20, 2018. The citizens of Maple Ridge elect 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.

Information Sessions


  • A Candidate Information Session was held on Monday, June 4 - Presentation and Handout
  • A School Trustee Information Session was held on Monday, June 25 - Presentation
Important Dates
  • Election Period - January 1 to September 21 
  • Nomination Period - September 4 to September 14 
  • Declaration of Election – Monday, September 24 at 4:00 pm 
  • Campaign Period - September 22 to October 20 
  • General Voting Day – Saturday, October 20 from 8:00 am-8:00 pm 
  • Financial Disclosure Statement Deadline - January 18, 2019 
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

Telephone: 604-467-7423