The Office of the Mayor plays an essential role in the operation of Haldimand County.
The Mayor is:
- Head of Council
- Chief Executive Officer of The Corporation of Haldimand County
- Chief spokesperson on intergovernmental discussions with other municipalities, provincial and federal governments
This person also presides over Council meetings and is a member of the Council in Committee. He or she also interacts on a continual basis with Councillors, the municipal administration, community agencies and citizens.