Boards & Committees

Council draws on the expertise of citizen volunteer members of boards and committees to provide input on matters within the town.

Council invites you to volunteer your time and experience to participate on boards and committees. All Oakville residents are encouraged to get involved promoting and strengthening the sense of community, diversity and multiculturalism.

Who is eligible?

Oakville property owners and/or residents, 18 years of age or older are invited to apply.


At this time, Council has determined not to fill the vacancies on Accessibility Advisory Committee (3) and Oakville Public Library Board (1).

Application and selection process

Applications for appointment are submitted to the Clerk’s department. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure that the application has been received. All applications are submitted to Administrative Services Committee for review. The committee may decide to interview applicants, after which recommendations for appointments are forwarded to Council for approval. All applicants will be advised of Council’s final appointments.

Apply online using the Advisory Boards and Committees online application form.

Committee applications are available in alternate format upon request. All application forms will be kept on file for the term of Council.

For more information, contact Kathy Patrick at 905-338-4235, the Clerk's department at 905-815-6015 or email

Related policies and procedures

Please review the following Town of Oakville policies before applying for a committee:

Boards, Committees, Agencies, Associations and Community Groups Policy: G-BRD-002
Creation, Amendment and Dissolution of Advisory Boards and Committee Procedure: G-BRD-002-001
Citizen Appointment Procedure: G-BRD-002-004
Respectful Conduct Policy: HR-MNG-008 

Accessibility Advisory Committee 

Committee of Adjustment

Community Spirit Awards Selection Committee

Heritage Oakville Committee 

Property Standards Committee 

Oakville Public Library Board

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