Just over a third of electoral reform packages have been screened by Elections BC heading into the final hours they need to be returned.

Of the 33,077 registered voters in the Prince George-Mackenzie riding, 11,121 packages have been screened, a total of 33.6%. As for the Prince George-Valemount riding, 33.7% of the registered voters have returned their package (11,661 of 34,618).

Around 40% of packages have been returned from all over the province. This excludes any taken by Canada Post that have not yet been transferred to Elections BC.

Packages must be received by 4:30pm Friday.