The seat became vacant after the departure of liberal Stephanie Cadieux.
British Columbia Prime Minister John Horgan has declared a by-election for the Surrey South constituency.
The seat became vacant following the departure of liberal Stephanie Cadieux, who stepped down in April to become Canada’s first Chief Access Officer.
Following Horgan’s announcement, the BC Green party announced it has nominated Simon Fraser University student Simran Sarai as a candidate.
She joins BC NDP candidate Pauline Greaves and BC Liberal candidate Elenore Sturko in the race for the provincial seat.
Elections BC says nominees close at 1pm on August 20.
The by-election will take place on September 10.
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