05/09/2013 01:06 EDT | Updated 07/08/2013 05:12 EDT

VIDEO | B.C. app for advance voting

The CBC's Renee Filippone shows off a new smartphone app from Elections BC that helps users find information on candidates and voting locations.

Advanced voting began on Wednesday at polling stations across the province, but voters can also request a mail-in vote package, or turn up on general election day, May 14.