Copies of candidate nomination documents received for the 2022 Local Government and School Board Elections are posted below. Documents have been partially redacted to protect personal privacy. 

Complete copies of the nomination forms are available for public inspection at the District of Saanich, Legislative Services Division.  Please call 250-475-5501 or email to make an appointment to inspect the documents. 

On September 9, 2022, the Chief Election Officer declared the following persons as candidates in the 2022 Local Government and School Board Elections.

Declaration of Candidates - September 9, 2022

A Final Declaration of Candidates was issued on September 20, 2022.

Final Declaration of Candidates - September 20, 2022 

Candidate Profile Guide

Learn about the candidates running for Mayor and Councillor in the District of Saanich 2022 Local Government Election.  A Candidate Profile Guide has been prepared to assist voters to find information about candidates and their platforms and make informed choices.  All information has been provided by the candidates.


Candidates for Mayor

Candidates for Councillor – 8 to be elected

Candidates for School Trustee (SD 63) – 2 elected by acclamation 

Candidates for School Trustee (SD 61) - 9 to be elected
For more information on candidates, please visit School District 61's website.

  • Salvetina Agba
  • Natalie Baillaut
  • Esther Callo
  • Angela Carmichael
  • Sacha Christensen
  • Matthew Cook
  • Mavis David
  • Nicole Duncan
  • Jennifer Foster
  • Derek Gagnon
  • Daphna Gelbart
  • Leslie-Anne Goodall
  • Karin Kwan
  • J Charles Lamb
  • Piers MacDonald
  • Emily Mahbobi
  • Diane McNally
  • Kyle McStravick
  • Janice Novotill
  • Rob Paynter
  • Cindy Bedi Ralph
  • Roberta Solvey
  • Tyson Strandlund
  • Jordan Watters
  • Ann Whiteaker
  • Michelle Wiboltt
  • Oliver Wu
  • Ali Zahra
  • Sasha Zhang
  • Judy Zulu

To learn about the candidates, please see the School Trustee Candidate Profile Guide

And check out this student video on the School Trustee election: