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2016 BCPRGIDC Plebiscite Results

The results of the 2016 BCPRGIDC plebiscite are in!

The purpose of this plebiscite was to determine our membership’s support for the BCPRGIDC to assume administrative responsibility of the wheat and barely check-off.  Voting was open from April 1 – June 27, 2016.

A total of 358 voting members received a voting package. The plebiscite package was also available on this website.  In order for the plebiscite to pass, 25% of 2015 levy payers were required to vote and of those 25%, 60% had to be in favour and represent 50% of levy dollars voted.

Grain Levy payers voted overwhelmingly in support of this resolution as determined by the results below:

Total YES (in favour) NO (against)
Membership

358 members

96

(26.8%)

92 4
Levy Dollars $113,710.84

$109,013.30

or

95.9% of 2015 levy dollars

$4,697.57

or

4.1% of 2015 levy dollars