In Lantzville, there are two people running for mayor and seven for councillor positions in the upcoming elections.
The current mayor and one councillor are seeking re-election, while three current councillors are not.
In addition to voting for mayor and councillor, Lantzville voters will be casting a vote for school trustees in the Nanaimo-Ladysmith School District or in Area E of the Qualicum School District.
There will be two advance voting days on Oct. 5 and 12 in addition to general voting day on Oct. 15. Voting on all three days will take place at Costin Hall from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Running for mayor are Stan Pottie and the incumbent mayor, Mark Swain.
There are four councillor seats up for election.
Ian Savage is the only incumbent councillor seeking re-election.
John Dunn, Joan Jones, Jonathan Lerner, Shandra Mayes, Rachelle Mundell, and Karl Wiese are seeking to be elected to council.
In 2018, 1,437 people voted in Lantzville for a voter turnout of 51.8 per cent.