your government

Your voice at the table

Guided by the community vision and goals for the future, District of Tofino Council and staff work together to articulate the strategic priorities and key deliverables.

The District of Tofino Council is made up of a Mayor and six Councillors who are each elected at large for a four-year term. The Mayor serves as the head of the municipality and chairs all Council meetings when in attendance. The Chief Administrative Officer reports to Council and directs staff to carry out the mandate of the organization and our priorities.

Info to know

Tofino waterfront aerial view

Municipal Elections 2022

The next Tofino election is Saturday, October 15, 2022. Electors will vote for: 6 (six) Councillors.

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Council Meetings

Keep up-to-date with District of Tofino projects and plans by attending Council meetings.

Learn more about Council Meetings


How to Participate

The District of Tofino Mayor and Council greatly value community input. There are various ways for community member to engage in the civic process.

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Town Hall News & Announcements


Candidate Information Session

August 11, 2022

The Candidate Information Session is an in-person and electronic (hybrid) meeting where interested candidates for the election can learn about the roles, responsibilities and important new regulations in regard to becoming an elected official in British Columbia.

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Call for Nominations to be a Candidate

August 10, 2022

Starting at 9:00 am on August 30, 2022, the Chief Election Officer will receive nominations for the following offices:⁠ 1 (one) Mayor⁠ & 6 (six) Councillors⁠

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Advance Registration & Voters List

August 3, 2022

Are you eligible to vote in the 2022 Tofino General Local Election? Is your name on the Provincial Voters List?

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All Employment Opportunities

Legislative Services Coordinator (extended)

November 29, 2022

The District of Tofino is looking for a qualified candidate to fill the full-time position of Legislative Services Coordinator.

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Early Childhood Educator Assistant – Education and Employment Opportunity

September 6, 2022

This exciting education and employment opportunity will provide a candidate, upon successful completion, with an Early Childhood Educator Assistant (ECEA) certificate and permanent, full time employment at the Community Children’s Centre in the Child Care Worker position.

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Janitorial Labourer Casual

June 5, 2022

The District of Tofino is looking for two qualified candidates to fill the casual relief position of Janitorial Labourer Casual.

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