ELECTION SIGN REGULATIONS
It is important for candidates to be familiar with the regulations respecting elections signs in order to avoid any bylaw infractions or election offences.
|Under the Local Government Act - Pursuant to section 163(4) of the Local Government Act|
|-||a person must not display or post election advertising within 100 metres of a building where voting proceedings are being conducted at the time.|
|District of North Saanich Bylaw No. 673 with respect to election signs with the District's jurisdiction|
|-||signs not to be posted until nomination documents have been filed with the Chief Election Officer.|
|Ministry of Transportation & Infrastructure Policy regarding election signs being posted on provincial highway rights-of-way|
|-||signs not to be posted until 36 days prior to the election.|
Accordingly, please see map below which illustrates the 100 metre restriction within the District of North Saanich on voting days.