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.

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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

Public Notice

Notice of Special Closed Council Meeting

March 28, 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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Council Highlights

Council Highlights – Mar 22, 2022

March 25, 2022

Mayor Law spoke again to the ongoing devastation in Ukraine and emphasized the importance of good government. He affirmed the responsibility of Council is to look after the well-being, health and safety of residents. 

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Council Highlights

Council Highlights – Mar 8, 2022

March 14, 2022

Mayor Law remarked on International Women’s Day as a day and spoke about the need to recognize that the oppression of women and girls is still a human rights issue globally.

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All Employment Opportunities

Senior Planner

September 29, 2022

The District of Tofino is looking for a qualified candidate to fill the full-time position of Senior Planner.

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Manager of Legislative Services

September 15, 2022

Reporting to the Director of Corporate Services, the Manager of Legislative Services is responsible for managing the corporate services function of the municipality.

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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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