He says his home is in south Langley and he wants to serve the area as MLA.
The riding is currently represented by Liberal Mary Polak, who is the minister of transportation and infrastructure.
Cummins, who served as an MP for the Richmond-Delta area for a decade beginning in 1997, became leader of the B.C. Conservatives in May 2011.
He says his campaign issues will include job creation, skills and job training, natural-resource development and better controls on government spending.
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