In accordance with the Tla’amin Nation Election Law (2016) and regulations
Notice is hereby given that a meeting of the eligible voters of the Tla’amin Nation will be held in the Salish Centre, 4885 Highway 101, Powell River, B.C.,V8A 0B6 on the 28th day of July 2016, beginning at 6:00 o’clock P.M. and lasting for at least two consecutive hours, for the purpose of nominating candidates for the election of the Tla’amin Government. Eight (8) Legislator positions and ONE (1) position for Hegus are available. The election will be held at the Salish Centre, 4885 Highway 101, Powell River, B.C.,V8A 0B6 on September 10, 2016
Please note that any eligible voter may nominate candidates by using a mail-in nomination form. Eligible voters residing both on and off Tla’amin Lands may nominate or run as candidates for the positions of Hegus or Legislator. You can either deliver, courier or mail-in completed nomination forms to the Election Officer before the close of the nomination meeting OR you may nominate candidates orally at the nomination meeting. Nominations not received by the Election Officer before the close of the nomination meeting are void.
All Tla’amin Citizens, 18 years or older on or before September 10, 2016, are eligible to vote in the election.
A copy of the eligible voters list as of September 10, 2016 (Election Day) will be posted in the Tla’amin Governance House and the Administration Building, 6686 Sliammon Rd. Powell River, B.C. subject to the Election Law and regulations. Any inquiries relating to the voters list should be directed to the Election Officer.
FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION RELATING TO THE NOMINATION PROCESS PLEASE CONTACT THE ELECTION OFFICER.
Given under my hand at Delta, B.C. this 20th day of June, 2016.
Phone number: 604-943-0522 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Cellular number:604-786-2512 Fax: 604-943-0527