Important Dates

DATES & DEADLINES 2016:

Nominations Period begins (Candidates and Referenda Questions): Monday, October 17th

Campaign material approval begins: Thursday, October 27th

Nominations Period ends (Candidates and Referenda Questions): Sunday, October 30th

Campaigning Period begins: Monday, October 31st, 12:00am

Platform Submission Deadline: Wednesday, November 2nd, 11:59pm*

Campaigning Period ends: Monday, November 14th, 11:59pm

Voting Period begins: Tuesday, November 15th, 12:00am

Voting Period ends: Thursday, November 17th, 11:59pm

Unofficial Results announced: Friday, November 18th

Financial Statement submission deadline: Monday, November 21st, 11:59pm

*Platform submitted via email to elections@sfss.ca.

  1. Platforms posted on the IEC website shall be limited to 500 words. Any platform submitted that is greater than 500 words will not be posted.

  2. Within your 500 word threshold, you may provide external links to a more in depth summary of your platform.

  3. Both the platform and external links will be reviewed by the IEC before being posted. With that being said, you are responsible for the appropriateness of all information provided in said link.

 

ORIENTATION DATES

All Candidates and Campaign Representatives Must Attend an Orientation:

Thursday, October 27th, 2:30pm

Friday, October 28th, 9:30am

All orientations shall take place in the SFSS BUILD Boardroom. Please “book” a day ahead of time by letting one of the commissioners know either by email or in-office.

DEBATES 2016:

*If you have any accomodations you require or would like to inquire about accessibility please contact elections.chief@sfss.ca*

Vancouver: Wednesday, November 2nd, 10:30am, Room TBA

Surrey: Friday, November 4th, 2:30pm in the Mezzanine

Burnaby: Wednesday, November 9th, 12:30pm in WMC Atrium