Regional District Boundaries - Road centreline aligned

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Published by the Crown Corporations and Agencies - Elections BC
Licensed under Access Only

A spatial layer of polygon features representing regional districts in BC. The geometry is road-centreline aligned to the DRA 2 road network.

Data and Resources

Dataset Extent

Latitude: 48.0° to 60.0°
Longitude: -139.5° to -113.5°

Additional Information


This dataset is used to clarify discrepancies between provincial electoral boundaries and cadastral aligned regional district boundaries.

Data Quality

This dataset is aligned to base features such as: the Digital Road Atlas 2 road network, the Freshwater Atlas.

Lineage Statement

Electoral Geography Division, Elections BC. Converted from Informix/DB2 to ESRI file geodatabase feature class by Elections BC.

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Contact Information

NameKevin Pangman (pointOfContact)
OrganizationCrown Corporations and Agencies
Sub-OrganizationElections BC
NameGlen Beckwith (pointOfContact)
OrganizationCrown Corporations and Agencies
Sub-OrganizationElections BC

Access & Security

Who can view this dataset? Public
Who can download this dataset?Public

Metadata Information

Record Published 2016-02-04
Record Last Modified 2020-11-03
Resource Status completed

Object Description


Short Name: EBC_REG_DT

Column Name Short Name Data Type Data Precision Comments
REGIONAL_DISTRICT_ID RD_SYSID NUMBER 10 MUNICIPALITY REGION ID is a system generated unique identification number.
REGIONAL_DISTRICT_NAME RD_NAME VARCHAR2 100 REGION_NAME is the name by which the local government region is known, e.g., Saanich
FEATURE_AREA_SQM AREA_SQM NUMBER 19 FEATURE_AREA_SQM is the system calculated area of a two-dimensional polygon in square meters.
FEATURE_LENGTH_M FEAT_LEN NUMBER 19 FEATURE_LENGTH_M is the system calculated length or perimeter of a geometry in meters.
SHAPE SHAPE SDO_GEOMETRY 1 SHAPE is the column used to reference the spatial coordinates defining the feature.
OBJECTID OBJECTID NUMBER 38 OBJECTID is a required attribute of feature classes and object classes in a geodatabase.
SE_ANNO_CAD_DATA BLOB 4000 SE_ANNO_CAD_DATA is a binary column used by spatial tools to store annotation, curve features and CAD data when using the SDO_GEOMETRY storage data type.