KNOW THE REFERENDUMADVERTISING RULESBritish Columbia is having a referendum on what voting systemwe should use for provincial elections. There are rules thatreferendum advertising sponsors need to know.The campaign period for the referendum is July 1 to November 30, 2018. Individuals ororganizations that sponsor advertising about the referendum during this period must:Register with Elections BC before sponsoring any advertisingInclude their name and contact information on all advertisingOnly accept referendum advertising contributions from individuals who are Canadiancitizens or permanent residents residing in British ColumbiaLimit contributions received from any one eligible individual to $1,200Not spend more than $200,000 on referendum advertisingFile disclosure statements with Elections BOIf you have questions about the rules or how to register as a third party referendum advertisingsponsor, contact Elections BC at 1-800-661-8683 or electoral.finance@elections.bc.ca.ELECTIONS BCA non-partisan Office of the Legislature1-800-661-8683 | elections.bc.ca

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KNOW THE REFERENDUM ADVERTISING RULES British Columbia is having a referendum on what voting system we should use for provincial elections. There are rules that referendum advertising sponsors need to know. The campaign period for the referendum is July 1 to November 30, 2018. Individuals or organizations that sponsor advertising about the referendum during this period must: Register with Elections BC before sponsoring any advertising Include their name and contact information on all advertising Only accept referendum advertising contributions from individuals who are Canadian citizens or permanent residents residing in British Columbia Limit contributions received from any one eligible individual to $1,200 Not spend more than $200,000 on referendum advertising File disclosure statements with Elections BO If you have questions about the rules or how to register as a third party referendum advertising sponsor, contact Elections BC at 1-800-661-8683 or electoral.finance@elections.bc.ca. ELECTIONS BC A non-partisan Office of the Legislature 1-800-661-8683 | elections.bc.ca