Esquimalt’s committees serve an important role in advising and providing policy recommendations to Mayor and Council.  Dedicated volunteers from the community serve on these committees along with appointed staff and Council members.

Esquimalt’s four Advisory Committees, one Commission and one Board include:

Committee Terms of Reference, Minutes and Agendas can be located by clicking on the Committees noted above.

Click here for the 2015 Meeting Schedule for the Advisory Committees, Commission and Board.

Information about the Victoria Family Court and Youth Justice Committee can be found at the following link: or contact the Committee Secretary at for information. 


Each year the Township of Esquimalt accepts applications from individuals interested in serving the community as a member of an Advisory Committee, Commission or Board.
Esquimalt Council will be considering applications for appointments to:

Board of Variance - 2 vacancies
Advisory Planning Commission [APC] - 3 vacancies
Design Review Committee [subcommittee of APC] -1 vacancy
Environmental Advisory Committee - 4 vacancies
Heritage Advisory Committee - 6 vacancies
Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee - 1 vacancy
Victoria Family Court and Youth Justice Committee - 1 vacancy

Youth interested in serving the community as a youth representative on one of Council's Advisory Committees are also encouraged to apply. These positions are voting members of the Committee.
Esquimalt Council will be considering applications for appointments of youth representatives (6 month or 1 year term) to:

Environmental Advisory Committee
Heritage Advisory Committee

Note that the terms of appointment will commence September 1st, 2015.

Anyone interested in being considered for appointment is invited to submit an application and resume listing professional and volunteer experience, interests, and current community affiliations to the Director of Corporate Services.

Applications may be mailed (1229 Esquimalt Road, Esquimalt, BC, V9A 3P1), faxed (250-414-7111) or emailed to by 12:00 noon, Monday, June 15, 2015. Applicants will be notified of interview date and time. Please include a daytime phone number and email address in order to be contacted.

For further information about the various appointment opportunities, including terms of reference, length of appointment and meeting times, please contact:
Anja Nurvo, Director of Corporate Services
Tel: 250-414-7135

Download an Application for Appointment to a Committee, Commission or Board

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