As part of being an open and accessible government, the City of Brampton encourages public participation in its decision-making process.  Help us make important decisions. We welcome your comments, ideas and participation. 

Here are a few ways to become involved in City matters.

Attend public meetings. 

The Mayor, Councillors or City staff may host public meetings to share information about a topic of particular interest to the community and to obtain public comments.    Public meetings and informal information sessions are also part of the development application review process.

Attend decision-making meetings of Council & Committee. 

Council and its committee meetings are open to the public. Everyone is welcome to attend. 

NOTE: See Guide for Participation in an Electronic Council/Committee Meeting​ during COVID-19 pandemic emergency.


 Frequently Asked Questions


Citizen Appointments to Serve our City.

​​The City has a number of committees, tribunals and appointments that require citizen leadership, participation and expertise.

From time to time, the City may be seeking applications to appoint citizen members to various committees for the 2018-2022 term of Council.  Please see below for information regarding current position openings and the application process.

 For more information about the City's various committees, tribunals  and authorities, please visit the Council and Committees page​.

Council's Citizen-based Advisory Committee Guideline ​and Appointment Procedure is found here.

Current Citizen Recruitments for Appointment

The City is currently receiving applications for citizen appointments to the Brampton Election Compliance Audit Committee with the application deadline extended.  Please complete and submit your application​.  Further information about this recruitment is found here​.

Previous (and closed) Citizen Recruitments for Appointment  
The application deadline for current citizen appointments is now CLOSED (deadline was Friday, February 28, 2020, at 4:30 p.m.).  Thank you to everyone who submitted an application. The City will be reviewing submitted applications and expects to contact applicants over the next month, if you have been selected for an interview.​ 


Citizen-based Advisory Committees                                        APPLICATION FORM (pdf)


Adjudicative Committees Administrative Tribunals                  APPLICATION FORM (pdf)
and Related Appointments 


Throughout the term of Council, when there are vacant appointment positions to be filled by Council, the City Clerk publishes a notice inviting applications.


Previous (and closed) public notices inviting applications: 

Learn more about City matters.

  • City news releases and publications are available here.
  • Recent Council and Committee meeting videos are available on the City's YouTube Channel here.