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Lorne Doerkson

Candidate for Cariboo-Chilcotin


June 24, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Note: on Election Day, voting at the district electoral office is available until 4 p.m.


  • Britannia Comm Centre – Gym C 1661 Napier St, Vancouver
  • Charles Dickens Elem School  – 1010 E 17th Ave, Vancouver
  • Grandview Elem School – 2055 Woodland Dr, Vancouver
  • International Village Mall – 88 W Pender St, Vancouver
  • Kivan Club (BGC South Coast BC) – 2-2875 St George St, Vancouver
  • Mt. Pleasant Elem School – 2300 Guelph St, Vancouver
  • Queen Alexandra Elem School – 1300 E Broadway, Vancouver
  • RayCam Co-operative Centre – Gym 920 E Hastings St, Vancouver
  • Strathcona Comm Centre – 601 Keefer St, Vancouver
  • District Electoral Office – #615 369 Terminal Avenue, Vancouver

Get to Know Lorne

Lorne Doerkson was first elected as MLA for Cariboo-Chilcotin in 2020. He currently serves as Shadow Minister for Emergency Management and Climate Readiness; and Water, Land and Resource Stewardship and Caucus Chair.

Doerkson has previously served as Deputy Whip and Shadow Minister for Water, Land and Resource Stewardship, and Rural Development.

A long-time resident of the Cariboo-Chilcotin, Doerkson has worked in many different industries. He spent 20 years in the newspaper business, followed by a stint in the automobile industry and self-employment in financial services. 

Doerkson is a passionate community booster and was twice awarded the Community Booster award by the Chamber of Commerce. He has served on many boards and volunteered for a variety of local causes. He has often performed emcee duties for events and served at an executive level on boards including the Williams Lake Stampede, The Chamber of Commerce, the BC Community Newspaper Association and the Hough Memorial Cancer Society. 

Doerkson has always had a passion for politics and has served the BC United Party at an executive level for many years.

I’m excited to announce my bid for re-election in Cariboo-Chilcotin. BC United’s commitment to innovative solutions, leadership, and competence assures me that they are the only party capable of delivering the results our province deserves, turning our vision for a brighter future into reality. I remain committed to fighting for better outcomes, especially for the people of Cariboo-Chilcotin.”

— Lorne Doerkson, Cariboo-Chilcotin Candidate

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