Notice of Nomination

Public notice is given to the electors of Haida Gwaii that nomination for the offices of:

Director Graham Island Central – ONE (1) TO BE ELECTED
Director Electoral Area “E” (Moresby Island) – ONE (1) TO BE ELECTED

for a 2-year term commencing May 2023 and terminating May 2025.   

Nomination packages may be downloaded here or picked up during normal business hours effective January 20th, 2023:

  • Vancouver Island Regional Library, Sandspit 250-637-2247
  • Gwaii Trust Office, 162 Raven Ave, Old Massett 250-626-3654
  • Post Office, Highway 16, Tlell 250-557-8589 
  • Vancouver Island Regional Library, Port Clements 250-557-4402
  • Online at


A person is qualified to be nominated and hold a position as Gwaii Trust Director if they meet the following criteria:

  • 18 years of age or older
  • Have not been declared incapable by a court in Canada or in another country
  • Is an individual (that is, a corporation cannot be a director)
  • Not bankrupt 
  • Haida Gwaii resident for at least two continuous years preceding the nomination
  • Possess the ability to comprehend and analyze large amounts of written information 
  • Possess knowledge of financial management


Completed nomination packages can be returned no sooner than January 24th and no later than February 2nd, 2023.  Nomination packages can be turned in to the Gwaii Trust office at either 226 Front Street in Skidegate or 162 Raven Avenue in Old Massett, mailed to PO Box 588, Masset BC V0T 1M0 or scanned and emailed to  If emailed then the original nomination package must be delivered to either Gwaii Trust office prior to February 9th, 2023.  


If you require assistance or would like more information on the nomination or election process, please call Carla Lutner, Chief Elections Officer, 250 559 5807

Download Nomination Notice

Download Nomination Package