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Governance

Bamfield Sewer Connection Referendum

REFERENDUM (Assent Voting)

East Bamfield Sewer Collection System Service Establishment

West Bamfield Sewer Collection System Service Establishment

In the fall of 2024, the Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District (ACRD) is planning to hold two referendums in East and West Bamfield. The referendums will provide qualified electors within each of the proposed service areas an opportunity to vote on whether or not they support the ACRD proceeding with establishing the following services:

  • East Bamfield Sewer Collection System Service
  • West Bamfield Sewer Collection System Service

Who can vote in the referendums to establish the services?

Resident and non-resident property owners within the boundaries of the proposed service areas can vote, provided they meet the voter qualifications.

Voter Qualifications

Resident and non-resident property owners within the boundaries of the proposed service areas must meet the following qualifications to vote:

Resident Elector
  • 18 years of age or older on voting day;
  • Canadian citizen;
  • Resident of BC for at least six months immediately before the day of voting;
  • Be a resident within the boundaries of the proposed service area;
  • Must not be disqualified under this act or any other enactment from voting in an election or be otherwise disqualified by law.
Non-Resident Elector
  • 18 years of age or older on voting day;
  • Canadian citizen;
  • Resident of BC for at least six months immediately before the day of voting;
  • Registered owner of real property within the boundaries of the proposed service area for at least 30 days immediately before the day of voting;
  • Must not be disqualified under this act or any other enactment from voting in an election or be otherwise disqualified by law.

Check out the Bamfield Sewer Connection Referendum FAQ for more information on the Asset Vote (referendum).

If you want more information on the Bamfield Sewer Connection Community Interest Project, go to our Let's Connect page.