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Joint Compliance Audit Committee - Members Needed

The City of Burlington, the Town of Halton Hills, the Town of Oakville and the Regional Municipality of Halton are seeking experienced professionals for appointment to the 2018-2022 Joint Compliance Audit Committee.

Learn more about the 2018 Municipal Election.

This Committee is required by the Municipal Elections Act, 1996, to consider applications requesting financial audits of candidate campaigns and third-party advertisers in the 2018 Municipal Election. It will be composed of between three and seven members with a background in accounting, auditing, law, election administration and/or public administration. Applicants should possess some or all of the following:

  • understanding of the Municipal Elections Act’s municipal election campaign financing provisions;
  • experience in administrative law;
  • proven analytical and decision-making skills;
  • experience working on a committee, task force or in a similar setting;
  • demonstrated oral and written communication skills; and
  • any other criteria as may be prescribed under the Act.

Applicants cannot be:

  • members of Council or employees of any of the City of Burlington, Town of Halton Hills, Town of Oakville or Regional Municipality of Halton;
  • candidates or registered third parties in the 2018 Municipal Election, their family members, or any person connected to a candidate through an employment, contractual, business or partnership relationship;
  • anyone who has participated as a candidate for an office or registered third party in the City of Burlington, Town of Halton Hills, Town of Oakville or Regional Municipality of Halton in the past two regular municipal elections, or who have conducted audits or provided financial or legal advice in respect of such campaigns; and
  • anyone who intends to assist any candidate or registered third party, as a volunteer or for compensation, in the 2018 Municipal Election.

In order to be considered for appointment to this Committee, the application form must be received by the Regional Clerk before 4:30 p.m. on Friday, August 17, 2018. Submission instructions are included on the application form.

More information about the Committee is available in the Terms of Reference. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.

Reports and Documents

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Contact Information

Graham Milne
Regional Clerk 
905-825-6000 ext. 7110