Election Zones

Elections for the BC Teachers’ Council are held every three years. One election takes place in each of the five election zones. Only eligible certificate holders can run for election in a zone, and certificate holders vote in the zones in which they live.


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Election Zones

The election zones correspond with the five provincial geographical health zones. These zones are:

  • Fraser Zone
  • Interior Zone
  • Northern Zone
  • Vancouver Coastal Zone
  • Vancouver Island Zone

Election Results

The 2018 BC Teachers’ Council elections have been completed. Ballots were counted for one of the five zones on March 21, 2018. There were no elections in four of the zones as only one candidate was nominated. The final results are:

  • Fraser Zone
    Jatinder Bir: declared elected
    An election did not take place in this zone. Pursuant to section 21 of the Teachers Act, if there is only a single candidate nominated, the minister must declare that the candidate is elected as the council member in the zone.

  • Interior Zone
    Janine Fraser: declared elected
    An election did not take place in this zone. Pursuant to section 21 of the Teachers Act, if there is only a single candidate nominated, the minister must declare that the candidate is elected as the council member in the zone.

  • Northern Zone
    Matthew Cooke: declared elected
    An election did not take place in this zone. Pursuant to section 21 of the Teachers Act, if there is only a single candidate nominated, the minister must declare that the candidate is elected as the council member in the zone.

  • Vancouver Coastal Zone
    Marjorie Dumont: declared elected
    An election did not take place in this zone. Pursuant to section 21 of the Teachers Act, if there is only a single candidate nominated, the minister must declare that the candidate is elected as the council member in the zone.

  • Vancouver Island Zone
    % of returned ballots: 15%
    % of Votes for Winning Candidate: 67.36%
    Alice Kedves: 1,139
    Douglas Agar: 336
    Dan Sparanese: 216