City Hall to close at 4pm on September 20 for Federal Election

Last updated: September 15, 2021

Burnaby City Hall and other City Hall Complex offices at Deer Lake will close at 4 pm on September 20 for the 2021 Federal Election. 

This early closure is to provide eligible City staff time to vote, as required by the Canada Elections Act. Under the Act, any employee eligible to vote must be provided three consecutive hours to cast their vote on Election Day. Voting hours on Election Day in BC are 7 am to 7 pm.

The September 20 regular meeting of City Council will proceed at 5 pm as scheduled. 

Burnaby residents may connect with specific City departments for any business they may have before closing hours on September 20. They can do so online, by phone or in-person by calling the department to set up an appointment.  

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