The BC Green Party has launched a Leadership Contest to succeed the leadership of Dr. Andrew Weaver, who made history in 2013 as the first Green MLA to be elected in British Columbia, ushering in an era of growth for the party which expanded its elected caucus to three under his leadership in the 2017 General Election.
Here are some key things you should know about the Leadership Contest. Learn more on the BC Green Party's Leadership Contest FAQ.
- Voting will take place between September 5 to 13, 2020, through online and telephone voting.
- The new leader of the BC Green Party will be announced on September 14. Announcement to email subscribers and media will follow immediately.
- In addition to members, the expanded voter base includes those aged 16 and up who wish to support a candidate but do not wish to become a party member. Full membership in the party is already free for youth aged 25 and younger.