Council Salaries & Expenses

Councillor Salaries

The following salaries set as per Policy 803 (Elected Officials Remuneration and Expenses).

These rates were recommended in 2015 by a public advisory committee (comprised of residents who are independent of Council and Administration) who examined Council's remuneration and compared it to similar sized municipalities.
Councillor Current Salary
Mayor $76,800
Deputy Mayor $40,500
Councillors $35,800

Elected Officials are eligible for benefits per the Policy (with the City Employees’ Benefit Plan, they are subject to the same terms and benefits such as a three month waiting period.  They are not eligible for LAPP but RRSP contributions). 

Neither the Mayor nor Councillors receive any other honorariums for attending committee or board meetings.

Council Expenses

The following documents are Council expenses including mileage, accommodation, transportation, meals, training and miscellaneous. 

  1. Mayor Chalmers
  2. Councillor Bold
  3. Councillor Burness
  4. Councillor Foat
  5. Councillor Narayan
  6. Councillor Kind
  7. Councillor Young

Click here to access previous year audited financial statements which includes salaries, benefits and allowances for Councillors.