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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.

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Tofino waterfront aerial view

Municipal Elections 2022

The next Tofino election is Saturday, October 15, 2022. Electors will vote for: 1 (one) Mayor, 6 (six) Councillors & 1 (one) School Trustee.

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Council Meetings

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

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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

Council Highlights

Council Highlights – Feb 2 & 8, 2022

February 11, 2022

Mayor Law and Councillor McMaster attended a follow-up meeting hosted by Tla-o-qui-aht First Nations with resort representatives and the West Coast Hospitality Association to discuss the Memorandum of Understanding and Municipal and Regional District Tax (MRDT). These discussions were very well received. Discussions were excellent and he looks forward to working closely together.

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Council Highlights

Council Highlights – Jan 25, 2022

January 31, 2022

Mayor Law acknowledged the water collision that occurred earlier in the day and thanked the Ahousaht Auxiliary Coast Guard, the Tofino Coast Guard and first responders. He thanked Councillor Stere who was on the call and wished everyone involved a speedy recovery.

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Public Notice

Notice of Special Council Meeting

January 19, 2022

Pursuant to section 127(2) of the Community Charter and section 22 of the District of Tofino Meeting Procedure Bylaw No. 1229, 2016, notice is hereby given that a Special Council Meeting will be held Wednesday, February 2, 2022 at 8:30 a.m. for the purposes of the 2022-2026 Draft Financial Plan.

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All Employment Opportunities

Office Assistant II

August 10, 2022

The District of Tofino is looking for a qualified candidate to fill the full-time position of Office Assistant II.

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Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) Finance and Project Administrator

August 9, 2022

The District of Tofino is looking for a qualified candidate to fill a two year full-time position of Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) Finance and Project Administrator.

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Temporary Labourer

July 26, 2022

The District of Tofino is looking for a qualified candidate to fill a Temporary Labourer position.

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