North Saanich

The population of North Saanich was 11,249 as of the 2016 Census, which was 1.4% percent more than 2011. Its land area is 37 square kilometres. The average age is 50, the second oldest in the Capital Region.

Mayoral Candidates

Website/Social Media

Final Vote Count

Dorothy Hartshorne

Website TBD
Geoff Orr  Facebook  


Council Candidates (6)

Website/Social Media

Final Vote Count

Joscelyn Barnard   TBD
Heather Gartshore (incumbent) Facebook  
Jack McClintock (incumbent)    
Brett Smth    
Celia Stock (incumbent) Facebook  
Murray Weisenberger (incumbent)    

Ballot Question(s):


2014 Results



x Alice Finall 2,416
Dorothy Hartshorne 2,258
Peter Miller 62
David Shebib 23



x Geoff Orr 3,367
x Heather Gartshore 3,248
x Jack Thornburgh 3,000
x Celia Stock       2,938
x Jack McClintock 1,904
x Murray Weisenberger 1,904
Steve Pearce     1,899
Craig Mearns 1,673
Conny McBride 1,601
Dunstan Browne 1,528

2014 Ballot Question(s):

Non-Binding Question: Are you in favour of a study, provincially funded, to investigate the feasibility, costs and implications of amalgamating the three municipalities on the Saanich Peninsula of Sidney, Central Saanich and North Saanich? YES or NO

•Yes – 2,881
•No – 1,727

2014 Voter Turnout: 53.1%​