13,001 people live in Sooke according to the 2016 Census, with population growth of 13.7 over 2011. Sooke is 56.6-square kilometres in size. The average age is 41, one of the youngest in the CRD.​

Mayoral Candidates

Website/Social Media

Final Vote Count

Kevin Pearson Facebook TBD
Mick Rhodes    
Maja Tait Website | Facebook | Twitter  


Council Candidates (6)

Website/Social Media

Final Vote Count

Rick Armour Facebook TBD
Jeff Bateman Facebook | Twitter  
Al Beddows    
Doni Eve    
Herb Haldane    
Rick Kasper Facebook  
Ebony Logins Facebook  
Megan McMath    
Brenda Parkinson    
Phil N. Rossner Website | Facebook | Twitter  
Tony St-Pierre    
Jeff Stewart    

Ballot Question(s):


2014 Results



x Maja Tait 2,527
Herb Haldane 1,263
David Shebib 26



x Kerrie Reay 2,171
x Ebony Logins  2,116
x Brenda Parkinson 2,034
x Kevin Pearson                1,870
x Rick Kasper 1,847
x Bev Berger      1,807
Jeff Bateman 1,783
Kel Phair 1,430
Mark Whiteson 1,031
Justin Hanson    1,029

2014 Ballot Question(s):

"Would you support the District of Sooke working with the community to develop multi-use community centre facilities? YES or NO"
•Yes – 3,072
•No - 631

"Should the District of Sooke join other municipalities in renewing and restating its opposition to the expansion of oil tanker traffic through Coastal BC waters? YES or NO"
•Yes – 2,618
•No – 1,137

2014 Voter Turnout: 41.5%