The constituency of Saanich North and the Islands was created in 1990 and is one of the most diverse in BC. It has a population of 56,270 (according to 2011 Stats Canada figures) and has a median age of 53 years. It contains the communities of Central Saanich, North Saanich and Sidney, the island of Salt Spring and the southern gulf islands of Galiano, Mayne, North and South Pender and Saturna.
Our constituency boasts near the highest for voter turnout, having had 66.8% of eligible voters turn out to vote in 2009 and 70.26% in 2013.
On this page you can learn about, and get the latest news from, our community. You can also check the constituency map, look up your MLA and check out our community calendar for local events.