Elections and By-elections

The next local government election will be held October 20, 2018.  For more information on the upcoming election, click here:
In the City of West Kelowna, electors are asked to choose one mayor and up to six councillors to the city council for a term of four years.

In rare cases, a by-election will be called in cases where a sitting mayor or member of council is unable to fulfill their duties for the entire term. A by-election has never been required in the City of West Kelowna.
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The last local government election was held November 2014; official results were:

  • Doug Findlater, elected as Mayor
  • Rick de Jong, elected as Councillor
  • Duane Ophus, elected as Councillor
  • Carol Zanon, elected as Councillor
  • Bryden Winsby, elected as Councillor
  • Rosalind Neis, elected as Councillor
  • Rusty Ensign, elected as Councillor
The Chief Election Officer of the City of West Kelowna officially declared the results November 19, 2014.