Office of the Clerk

The roles of Legislative Service/Clerk include the preparation and circulation of Council documents and maintaining the original copies of all by-laws and minutes of Council. The Director of Legislative Services/Clerk is responsible for requests under the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and for the conduct and administration of Municipal elections. The Director of Legislative Services/Clerk also issues marriage and lottery licenses. The Legislative Services/Clerk's office also has a Commissioner of Oaths for signing affidavits and statutory declarations.


Council

Your Council is elected to represent you. Find out more about your council members, and how to contact them on municipal matters.

Boards and Committees

Boards and Committees make recommendations to Council. Find more information on Boards and Committees, including meeting agendas and minutes. 

By-Laws

Here you will find more information on the Municipal By-Laws passed by Meaford Council.

Accessibility

The Accessibility of Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 (AODA) is a law passed by the Ontario legislature that allows the government to develop specific standards of accessibility and to enforce them.

Legislation

This legislation informs all activities undertaken by Meaford Council and staff.

Commissions

The Legislative Services Department provides Commissioning of Oaths services for a fee of $20.00.

Marriage and Vital Statistics

The Legislative Services Department can issue Marriage licenses, Birth certificates, and death certificates.

Livestock/Line Fences

The Ontario Wildlife Damage Compensation Program provides financial assistance to producers whose livestock, poultry and honey bees were damaged by wildlife.

Information Requests (MFIPPA)

The Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (MFIPPA) give you the right to request access to government-held information about you.

Elections

Find more information about Council elections.

Lotteries/Licences

The Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario regulates Charitable Lottery Licensing for the province.

Appointments

Find information on appointments to boards and committees.

Closed Meetings

Find out why Council sometimes holds closed meetings, and how oversight is provided.

Community Grant Program

Find information on the Community Grant Program, including 2016 deadlines and application form.

FACEBOOK

  • 2016-02-01T19:08:29+0000
    Need to catch up on council? Check out the latest Council Highlights at www.meaford.ca/highlights

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  • 2016-02-01T17:14:07+0000
    Interested in our winter road services? At 2:00pm today we will be Live Streaming a Council education session on Winter Road Maintenance. Watch it from the comfort of your home on our new Coucil Portal: https://meaford.civicweb.net/Portal/4640/LIVE%20STREAM

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  • 2016-02-01T16:05:15+0000
    Has someone knocked on your door asking to test your water? Meaford residents have once again reported receiving a visit from a representative offering free water testing. We wish to remind you that these individuals are not affiliated with the Municipality of Meaford. The Municipality of Meaford has not endorsed this company, these products, or their sales tactics and are not working with any companies providing these types of services. For more information, see this CBC video:

    MARKETPLACE goes undercover to expose the techniques used in door-to-door sales of water purification systems across Canada. Tom Harrington investigates
    youtube.comMARKETPLACE goes undercover to expose the techniques used in door-to-door sales of water purification systems across Canada. Tom Harrington investigates

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