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POLICE SERVICES BOARD - OTTAWA (CITY OF)

Ministry
COMMUNITY SAFETY AND CORRECTIONAL SERVICES
URL
Address
110 LAURIER AVENUE WEST
OTTAWA
K1P1J1
Phone
(613) 560-2424
Fax
(613) 580-2728
Background
POLICE SERVICES ACT, RSO 1990, C. P.15, PART III, S. 27
Function

The boards govern the municipal police forces and in the case of O.P.P. contract locations, serve as advisory bodies.

Membership

The population of the City of Ottawa exceeded 300,000 according to the last enumeration. The city is deemed to have applied to the Lieutenant Governor in Council, and been approved, to increase the size of the board to seven. Board members include the head of the municipal council or, if the head chooses not to be a member of the board, another member of the council appointed by resolution of the council; two members of the council appointed by resolution of the council; one person appointed by resolution of the council, who is neither a member of the council nor an employee of the municipality; and three persons appointed by the Lieutenant Governor in Council. Boards elect a chair and may elect a vice-chair. If an appointee of the Lieutenant Governor in Council is unable to serve, the Minister of Community Safety and Correctional Services may appoint a replacement to serve until the Lieutenant Governor in Council selects a new appointee.
 

Term

There is no limitation in legislation.

Meetings
Boards meet a minimum of four times per year, as required by the Police Services Act.
Remuneration
Appointees to the Police Services Board are remunerated by the Municipal Council.

Appointments & Vacancies

No. Position Member Term Location
1. MEMBER (PART-TIME) ANDREA BLAUSTEIN
08-Jan-2018 - 07-Jan-2020
OTTAWA
2. MEMBER (PART-TIME) SUZANNE VALIQUET
18-May-2017 - 17-May-2020
OTTAWA
3. MEMBER (PART-TIME) DALJIT NIRMAN
14-Feb-2019 - 13-Feb-2022
OTTAWA