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POLICE SERVICES BOARD - BRANT (COUNTY OF)

Ministry
COMMUNITY SAFETY AND CORRECTIONAL SERVICES
URL
Address
26 PARK AVENUE, P.O. BOX 160
BURFORD
N0E1A0
Phone
(519) 449-2451
Fax
(519) 449-2454
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 County of Brant exceeded 25,000 according to the last enumeration. The council of the County of Brant has entered into a contract with the Ontario Provincial Police to provide policing services. The composition of the board is determined as five. 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; one member 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 two 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 Communty 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)
2. MEMBER (PART-TIME)