Policy Governing Policies and Procedures

Policy statement

  1. The Council of the Corporation of the Town of Oakville (town) is responsible for establishing the policies and programs of the town and for revising or rescinding policies and programs as required.
  2. The establishment of procedures to effect policy decisions or implement programs is the responsibility of staff of the Corporation.
  3. Corporate policies and procedures shall be developed and reviewed in accordance with the established Guidelines Governing Policies and Procedures.


This policy establishes a framework for the development and approval of policies, programs and procedures for the the town.


This policy applies to all corporate policies and procedures of the town.

Policy details

Policy Number: G-GEN-001
Section: Governance
Sub-Section: General
Author: Clerk's Department
Authority: Council
Effective Date: 2005 Dec 19
Review by Date: 2021
Last Modified: 2016 Sep 19


Guidelines Governing Policies and Procedures