LAX KW’ALAAMS BAND NOTICE OF ELECTION
Notice is hereby given that the Lax Kw’alaams Band has called an Election in accordance with the Lax Kw’alaams Band Election Regulations (2023), for the purpose of electing Twelve (12) Members of Council and One (1) Mayor on November 21, 2023, for the next four (4) year term.
November 21, 2023
9:00 AM TO 8:00 PM
Lax Kw’alaams Elders Lodge
1600 Church Street
Lax Kw’alaams, BC
Prince Rupert Polling Station
824 – 3rd Avenue West
Prince Rupert, BC
From NOVEMBER 7 at 9:00 AM until NOVEMBER 21 at 8:00 PM (PST)
Visit the link below and click the RED button “Sign Up” or “Vote Now”. Follow the instructions
provided. You will be required to provide your Registry Number (Status Card, starts with 674…),
Date of Birth, and a personal email address (only one member can vote per email address). Please
contact the Ratification Officer immediately if you require any assistance (see bottom of this
notice for contact information).
VOTE BY MAIL-IN BALLOT
If you wish to vote by Mail-in Ballot, you must complete a Mail-In Ballot Request Form and send
it to the Electoral Officer by mail or e-mail. When you submit the Mail-In Ballot Request Form
you must also include proof of identity, such as a copy of your Certificate of Indian Status,
Driver’s License, Health Card, or Birth certificate. DO NOT PROVIDE THE ORIGINAL
IDENTIFICATION – ONLY A COPY.
Download the Mail-In Ballot Request Form at:
The Count will take place at the Lax Kw’alaams Elders Lodge on November 22, 2023, at 9:30AM.
The Voter’s List is posted for review at the Lax Kw’alaams Band Office.
Dated for reference at Victoria, British Columbia, this October 13, 2023.
For more information or assistance please contact the Electoral Officer at OneFeather:
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 250-384-8200 Toll Free: 1-855-923-3006
Telephone hours: 9:30 am – 4:30 pm pacific time
209-852 Fort Street, Victoria, B.C., V8W 1H8