The elections for the first Binche Whut’en Chief and Council will be held on January 7th, 2020 at the earliest. Voting will be done either online, or through mail in ballot. The polling station will be located at the Binche Community Centre, starting at 8:00am to 8:00pm. The eligible voters list has been posted at the Binche Community Centre. Eligible voters must be a registered member of Binche Whut’en, and be at least 18 years of age as of January 7th, 2020.
A Nomination Meeting will occur December 16th at the Binche Community Centre from 5:00pm to 7:00pm.
Nominations will be open for the following positions:
- One (1) Chief (on-Reserve resident);
- Four (4) Councillors (on-Reserve residents), one of whom will be a Youth Councillor and one will be an Elder Councillor. There will be 2 on-reserve General Councillors.
- One (1) Councillor (off-Reserve resident)
Electoral Officer Contact Information:
Phone #: 778-300-2485
Fax #: 778-300-2507
P.O. Box: 2039
Fort St. James BC V0J 1P0
Attached below you will find a copy of our election code, as well as our election schedule. You will also find a questionnaire that was handed out during the last meeting. We would appreciate your feedback. Answers can be dropped off at the Binche Community Centre. An eligible voters list as been posted at the Binche Community Centre.