Local Municipal Government
City of Brampton's responsibilities
Call 311 anytime you have a question about municipal services. It is available in many languages, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Interpretation is available.
Province of Ontario's responsibilities
- Administration of justice
- Culture and tourism
- Education, including post-secondary institutions
- Natural resources and environment
- Property and civil rights in the province
- Social services
The provincial legislature also has power over all municipal institutions in the province. There are 444 municipalities in Ontario, in 2012.
Contact your Member of Provincial Parliament (MPP)
Local Regional Government
Region of Peel's responsibilities
- Ambulance services
- Housing services
- Police services
- Public health
- Regional roads
- Social services
- Waste collection and recycling
- Water treatment and supply
- Waste water collection and treatment
Find your Regional Councillor.
Call 211 - It is a free telephone information and referral service to link residents to non-emergency community, health, social and government services. It is available in many languages, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Government of Canada's responsibilities
- Census Citizenship
- Criminal law
- Employment insurance
- Foreign policy
- Money and banking
- National defence
- Post office Regulation of trade and commerce
Contact your Member of Parliament (MP)
Frequently asked questions
October 1, 2013 - The Chief Electoral Officer received the final report from the independent commission creating new boundaries for federal ridings. The new electoral map is expected to become official later this fall.
In the next federal election, Brampton will elect 5 Members of Parliament, instead of 4. The new ridings will be named:
Brampton North, Brampton Centre, Brampton South, Brampton West and Brampton-Gore.
To view the report to the Chief Electoral Officer,visit www.federal-redistribution.ca.