In accordance with the provisions of the Health Professions Act and the Bylaws made under the Act, an election is being held in April 2021 for five of the ten elected board member positions in four electoral districts:
- 1 – Vancouver Island, South
- 3 – Vancouver and surrounding area
- 4 – Fraser
- 7 – Northern
As in previous years, the upcoming election will be conducted electronically, including email notifications and secure online voting with results managed by an external third-party auditor.
The first notification of the election and a call for nominations was sent by email to all registrants on January 14, 2021. Nominations are now being accepted and must be received by February 15, 2021.
Dates to note
January 14 – notification of election to registrants
February 15 – deadline for receipt of nominations
March 1 – presentation of nominated candidates for each district, online voting begins
April 11 – online voting concludes
April 12 – announcement of new elected board members
More information on how to nominate a candidate, eligibility and serving as a College Board member is available on the College website.