2022 General Local Election
Candidate nomination packages for the 2022 general local election are available in the Village office. Please call 250-934-6344 for more information.
The Village of Tahsis voters elect one Mayor, four Councillors and one School Trustee. Voters residing outside of the municipality vote for the Electoral Area A Director.
Nomination Period 2022
Nomination documents must be delivered to the Village Office (977 S Maquinna) between 9:00am Tuesday August 30, 2022 and 4pm Friday September 9, 2022 during regular business hours. Nomination documents will be received by the Chief Election Officer, or designate.
Tahsis Council consists of a mayor and four councillors. The term of office is four years.
Council meetings are typically held the first and third Tuesday of every month at 7:00 pm.
Other special and committee meetings occur throughout the year as required or set by the mayor, council or the corporate officer.
Council members may also be appointed to represent council on other local and regional boards and attend various community events throughout the year.
Strathcona Regional District Appointments
Tahsis Council appoints one representative and an alternate to serve on the SRD board and related committees including the Comox Strathcona Solid Waste Management Board and Comox Strathcona Regional Hospital District Board.
Village of Tahsis Corporate Structure
The chief administrative officer reports to the mayor and councillors, and oversees areas of the administration, finance, land use planning and development services, policy and by-law development, building inspection, fire, public works (including building maintenance, roads, water and sewer systems), and parks and recreation.
Candidate guides, campaign financing guides, voter’s guides, and more information on local government elections may be found on the Ministry of Municipal Affairs Click here, and in the Part 3 of the BC Local Government Act Click here.
If you have questions or inquiries about running for Council please contact the Village office at 205-934-6344.