Haldimand County is currently accepting applications for citizen representation on numerous boards and committees of Council. Recruitment for boards and committees is held every 4 years with the commencement of a new term of Council.
The role of board and committee members is to provide Council and staff with input on a wide variety of issues. Becoming a member offers residents a unique chance to volunteer their skills and share ideas for the betterment of the community.
Applications from all residents with diverse backgrounds and skill sets are welcome. In total, new members are being sought for 11 boards and committees. These include:
- Accessibility Advisory Committee
- Agricultural Advisory Committee
- Business Development & Planning Advisory Committee
- Committee of Adjustment
- Haldimand County Public Library Board
- Haldimand Museums Advisory Board
- Heritage Haldimand
- Police Services Board
- Seniors Advisory Committee
- Trails Advisory Committee
- Youth Advisory Committee
The number of positions available on each board and committee varies.
Further information about Haldimand’s boards and committees – including terms of reference, member roles, responsibilities and the online application form – are available on the Haldimand County website. Residents are encouraged to review the descriptions for each committee prior to submitting their application.
Following the application closing date of November 30, applications will be reviewed and recommendations will be formally presented to Haldimand Council for its consideration and decision in January 2023.
Residents who wish to learn more or apply for a board/committee position are encouraged to visit the Boards and Committees page on the county website.