Elections in to the municipality in Kamloops are held with the rest of the province every three years.
Provincially, Kamloops is considered to be bellwether, having voted for the governing party in every provincial election since the introduction of parties to British Columbian elections. By contrast, Kamloops has regularly voted against the party in power federally until the 2006 Federal election. Kamloops is represented in two provincial ridings – Kamloops and Kamloops-North Thompson – and one federal riding – Kamloops—Thompson—Cariboo.
- Mayor – Peter Milobar
- Members of the Legislative Assembly:
- Kevin Krueger, Kamloops
- Terry Lake, Kamloops-North Thompson
Federal Members of Parliament:
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