Call for Nominations: County Representatives to Provincial Council

  • January 23, 2024

Join Provincial Council! 

As the advisory body to the Board of Directors, members of Provincial Council bring the concerns and interests of lawyers in their region to the attention of the CBABC Board and bring the latest developments in our profession back to local lawyers.

Learn more about the structure of the Provincial Council and the current members.

VACANCIES

This year, there are eight positions to be elected for three-year terms.

County Number on Council Number to be elected
Vancouver 9 5 (at least 1 from Richmond)
Westminster 5 3 (at least 1 Surrey and 1 from City of Langley, Municipality of Langley, or Fraser Valley)

Elections are not required in Cariboo, Kootenay, Nanaimo, Prince Rupert, Victoria or Yale Counties.

ELIGIBILITY

Only CBA members are eligible for nomination and election and, if elected, must maintain CBA membership throughout their term of office.

Those eligible to nominate and vote for a county representative are CBA members who are:

  1. Practicing members whose principal place of business is in the County, and
  2. Non-practicing members whose residence is situated in the County.

NOMINATIONS

Nominations for these positions must be in writing and signed by two members and the nominee, all of whom must be CBA members.

The Nomination and Candidate Statement must be completed and emailed to Kerry L. Simmons, KC, Chief Executive Officer, at ea@cbabc.org, on or before 5:00 pm on Tuesday, March 5, 2024.

Download Nomination Form       Submit Your Nomination

For more details, see the Governance Policy. If you have questions, please contact the Chief Executive Officer at ksimmons@cbabc.org.