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Squamish Nation

2018 Community Election

Question 1: Do you approve the new election rules called the “Squamish Nation Election and Referendum Law”, delivered to membership on September 18, 2018?

Question 2: Do you want to elect the “Band Manager”?

Question 3: Do you want to elect the Chair of Council?

Question 4: Do you want one Councillor elected by Members living in the Squamish Valley, one Councillor elected by Members living on the North Shore of Vancouver and one Councillor elected by Members living away from these communities?

Question 5: Do you want the size of Council to be 16 Councillors or 8 Councillors?

Polling completed December 6, 2018
Total number of voters: 774 (26% showed)
Polling stations reporting: 3 of 3
Voting Method Number Of Ballots
Vote In Person 539
Vote Mail In 37
Vote Electronic 198

Do you approve the new election rules called the “Squamish Nation Election and Referendum Law”, delivered to membership on September 18, 2018?

Option Chief Joe Mathias Centre Totem Hall Mail In Electronic Total Votes
yes 241 59 28 131 459
no 181 41 4 67 293
Spoiled 15 2 5 0 22

Do you want to elect the “Band Manager”?

Option Chief Joe Mathias Centre Totem Hall Mail In Electronic Total Votes
yes 296 74 27 135 532
no 133 27 8 63 231
Spoiled 8 1 2 0 11

Do you want to elect the Chair of Council?

Option Chief Joe Mathias Centre Totem Hall Mail In Electronic Total Votes
yes 297 72 30 147 546
no 128 29 4 51 212
Spoiled 12 1 3 0 16

Do you want one Councillor elected by Members living in the Squamish Valley, one Councillor elected by Members living on the North Shore of Vancouver and one Councillor elected by members living away from these communities?

Option Chief Joe Mathias Centre Totem Hall Mail In Electronic Total Votes
yes 241 74 26 137 478
no 189 26 8 61 284
Spoiled 7 2 3 0 12

Do you want the size of Council to be 16 Councillors or 8 Councillors?

Option Chief Joe Mathias Centre Totem Hall Mail In Electronic Total Votes
16 203 49 10 73 335
8 228 52 25 125 430
Spoiled 6 1 2 0 9
For more information or assistance in regards to this voting events please contact an officer:
Jaclyn Casler (Ratification Officer)
  • Phone: 1-855-458-5888
  • Mobile: 250-213-5247
  • Email: jaclyn@onefeather.ca
  • 1529 Amelia St
  • Victoria
  • British Columbia
  • V8W 2K1
Nicole Hajash (Deputy Ratification Officer)
  • Email: kugwisi@gmail.com