Oak Bay

18,094 people live in Oak Bay as of the 2016 Census, a slight 0.4% increase over 2011. Oak Bay occupies 10 square kilometres. The average age is 49.​

Mayoral Candidates

Website/Social Media

Preliminary Vote Count

 Kevin Murdoch  Website 5,042*
Nils Jensen (incumbent) Website 2,138

 

Council Candidates (6)

Website/Social Media

Preliminary Vote Count

Hazel Braithwaite (incumbent)   Website 5,149*
Tara Ney (incumbent)  Website | Facebook | Twitter 4,001*
Cairine Green  Website | Facebook | Twitter 3,871*
Eric Zhelka (incumbent)  Website | Facebook | Twitter 3,754*
Andrew Appleton  Website | Twitter 3,707*
Esther Paterson  Website | Facebook | Twitter 3,688*
Andrew Stinson Website | Facebook | Twitter 3,290
Isabella Lee Website | Facebook | Twitter 2,467
Anton Brakage   740
Ronald Telfer   563

Ballot Question(s):

2014 Results

Mayor

Result

x Nils Jensen 3,640
Cairine Green 2,197
David Shebib 102
   

 

Council

 
x Kevin Murdoch 3,875
x Hazel Braithwaite 3,546
x Tara Ney 3,411
x Michelle Kirby                2,587
x Eric Zhelka 2,584
x Tom Croft 2,549
Max Johannesen 2,165
Andrew Stinson                2,053
Heather Holmes 2,040
Jan Mears 1,265
Joan Russow 995
   

2014 Ballot Question(s):

Are you in favour of the District of Oak Bay being amalgamated into a larger regional municipality? YES or NO"

•No – 3,594
•Yes – 2,184

2014 Voter Turnout: 42.9%​