Burlington. City Council

Site: Burlington City Hall

Record #: BTN0322
Last Full Update: 02 Jan 2024

Memos and Bulletins

Public Comments

For contact information for all regional representatives, see Halton Regional Council

Contact Information

Office Phone City Hall 905-335-7777; 
Committee Services 905-335-7698
Toll Free Phone 1-877-213-3609
Fax 905-335-7675
E-Mail city@burlington.ca
Website www.burlington.ca/en/council-and-city-administration/council.aspx
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Instagram Instagram, LinkedIn LinkedIn, Twitter Twitter, YouTube YouTube
Primary Contact Samantha Yew, City Clerk; Email: samantha.yew@burlington.ca

Agency Information

Description (Agency)

The governing body for the city with seven members elected by the residents of Burlington for a four-year term of office through the municipal election process

Legal Status (10) Local Government
Primary Executive Marianne Meed Ward, Mayor
Funding City / Town
Elections Next election in Oct 2026

Description and Service Details

Description (Service)

City Council is the governing body for the City of Burlington with seven members elected by the residents of Burlington for a four-year term of office through the municipal election process

  • include the mayor and six councillors representing each of the city's six wards
  • current term of Council: Nov 15, 2022-Nov 14, 2026

The City of Burlington has four standing committees of Council, including:

  • Audit Committee
  • Council Workshop Committee
  • Committee of the Whole
  • Pipeline to Permit Committee

While all City Council members are involved with the resolution of city-wide issues, councillors are directly responsible for ensuring that the issues concerning the residents in each of their six wards are voiced

  • members are also actively involved in a number of boards and committees
  • the mayor and councillors are members of Halton Regional Council where they have direct input to decision-making related to the delivery of services and programs for Halton Region

Members of City Council meet for regularly scheduled council and committee meetings

  • see here for upcoming meeting dates and times, agendas and minutes
  • unless otherwise noted, meetings are open to the general public

Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm

Areas Served Burlington
Boundaries City of Burlington Representative Locator uses address search to find individual's representatives for Council, school boards, MP and MPP
Eligibility No restrictions

No application required

Languages English
Fees None

Site Information

Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
Burlington City Hall
426 Brant St
Burlington, ON L7R 3Z6
Intersection Brant St and James St
Mailing Address c/o City of Burlington 
PO Box 5013 
426 Brant St 
Burlington, ON L7R 3Z6
Physical Access Fully Accessible ;

City Hall is accessible to people who use personal mobility devices

  • assistive listening devices are available to use in Council Chambers
  • City of Burlington documents can be made available in alternative formats upon request
  • communication supports are available upon request
  • contact city@burlington.ca to request other accessibility related accommodation

Categories and Classification

HCSD Main Heading Government / Legal
HCSD Sub Heading Elected Officials
Service Categories City/Town Council Offices

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