Sheila Malcolmson Member of Parliament Nanaimo—Ladysmith
  • Critic for Status of Women

Upcoming Events

Electoral Reform Town Hall- Nanaimo
Starts: September 11th, 2016, 11:30am
Where: Malaspina Theatre, Vancouver Island University, Building 310

August 3rd, 2016

MMIWG Inquiry Must Bring True Justice and Change

OTTAWA – After almost a decade of fighting for a federal inquiry into missing and murdered Indigenous women, girls and two-spirited people, today's announcement marks a critical milestone on the path towards justice, say New Democrats.

August 2nd, 2016

Malcolmson asks PM, Liberals to axe Gabriola bulk anchorages

Here is the full letter from Sheila Malcolmson, the MP for Nanaimo-Ladysmith, to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Transport Minister Marc Garneau regarding five bulk freighter anchorages being proposed for the northeast coast of Gabriola Island. You can access a PDF of the official letter and a map at the bottom of the page.

July 21st, 2016

MMIWG Inquiry must be broad and include police

OTTAWA – The Liberal government must listen to Indigenous families and set out broad terms of reference for any national inquiry into missing and murdered indigenous women and girls, according to NDP Status of Women Critic Sheila Malcolmson (Nanaimo – Ladysmith).

July 19th, 2016

Bids Open to Remove Abandoned Vessel from Ladysmith Harbour

LADYSMITH — The process of removing and recycling the Viki Lyne II, an abandoned vessel that the federal government towed into Ladysmith Harbour in 2012, has now begun. The Government of Canada has started the tender process and is accepting bids for the contract to deconstruct the vessel.

June 23rd, 2016

Top 10 Ways We Made Parliament Work For You

During this first session of Parliament, Sheila Malcolmson and the NDP team showed Canadians that we will continue to fight for fairness and stand up for them. Here's how:

June 14th, 2016

Decriminalize marijuana now

I am hearing from a broad range of people in Nanaimo—Ladysmith who are confused by the federal government's messages on marijuana, so here is a nine-part list I presented in Parliament about who is affected by leaving marijuana regulations uncertain. We are calling for immediate decriminalization in a vote today in the House of Commons.