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Surrey Central

Surrey Central

Surrey Central was a federal electoral district in British Columbia, Canada, that was represented in the Canadian House of Commons from 1997 to 2004.

Geography

History

This riding was created in 1996 from parts of Surrey—White Rock—South Langley riding. It was first used in the Canadian federal election of 1997.

The riding was abolished in 2003 when it was redistributed between Fleetwood—Port Kells, Newton—North Delta, South Surrey—White Rock—Cloverdale, and Surrey North ridings.

Members of Parliament

This riding elected one Member of Parliament:

Election results

Canadian federal election, 2000

Party Candidate Votes Expenditures
Canadian Alliance Gurmant Grewal 29,707 $62,150
Liberal Peter Warkentin 19,482 $70,581
Progressive Conservative Dan Baxter 3,916 $3,774
New Democratic Party Dan Goy 3,196 $5,977
Green David Walters 1,175 $4,129
Communist Harjit Daudharia 114 $189

Canadian federal election, 1997

Party Candidate Votes Expenditures
Reform Gurmant Grewal 17,461 $32,008
Liberal Palbinder Shergill 14,595 $65,570
New Democratic Party Charan Gill 7,064 $58, 025
Independent Mike Runte 4,596 $25,401
Progressive Conservative Vincent Antonio 4,327 $24,601
Christian Heritage Bill Stilwell 978 $2.944
Canadian Action Philip McCormack 634 $3,497
Green Imtiaz Popat 417
Natural Law Val Litwin 147
Independent Gaetan Myre 140 $681

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