Mayor and Council

The Town of New Tecumseth is represented by 10 Members of Council who have been elected to represent the residents of the Town. The Mayor and Deputy Mayor are elected by the Whole Town while eight Councillors are elected per ward. Council receives support and guidance through recommendations by their Committees and Task Forces.

Council and Committee of the Whole Meetings

You may visit our Council Meeting Calendar to determine when the next Council and/or Committee of the Whole meeting is scheduled. The Calendar is set at the beginning of each year with additional meetings scheduled throughout year. We post the meeting agendas after 3 p.m. on the Friday before each meeting. Council and Committee of the Whole Minutes and Report are posted on the website after Council has adopted them at their next meeting.

Council Chamber

Council meetings take place in our Council Chambers, which is located at the Town Administration Office, 10 Wellington Street East, Alliston. Council and Committee of the Whole Meetings begin at 7:00 p.m. every second Monday. Members of the public are welcome to attend.

Speaking before Council

Learn how you can apply to speak before Council about a topic or an issue in the community.

Code of Conduct

View the Code of Conduct for Members of Council that details the principles that embody our high standards of conduct for elected officials.

Integrity and following the Code of Conduct

We are committed to ensuring that any complaint filed regarding Council's Code of Conduct is dealt with in a fair, just and timely manner. We have appointed an Integrity Commissioner to enforce our Code of Conduct. View our Integrity Commissioner Procedure for more information.

Formal complaints

You may use the Integrity Commissioner Complaint Form to request the Integrity Commissioner to review a complaint regarding an action that violates Council's Code of Conduct.

Closed Meetings

View our Closed Meeting Investigator Procedure to learn more about why the Town holds meetings that are closed to the public You can use our Municipal Closed Meeting Investigation Request form to request an investigation as to whether the municipality, local board or committee complied with the closed meeting rules established.