Council Advisory Committees

Council regularly appoints community members to participate on various Town Commissions, including:

The Committees typically meet once a month, and their role is to offer advice to Council about matters that affect all Ladysmith residents.  Council needs your thoughts and your knowledge, so please consider joining a Commission.  


Community Planning Advisory Committee

Ladysmith Council invites applications from residents who would like to help us build our future. 

The Town’s Community Planning Advisory Committee (CPAC) has vacancies for members to fill a two-year term, ending June 30, 2023. The mandate of the CPAC is to provide feedback to applicants and advice to Council on land use applications, policies, regulations and initiatives referred by Council. The CPAC will meet monthly when there are referrals to be considered.

Applicants should have a broad range of skills and/or experience in economic and social development, housing design, heritage or the environment.

If this committee seems like a good fit for you, the TOR Community Planning Advisory Committee and application forms are available below.

Click here to view the Terms of Reference
Click here for an Application form
OR
In person: City Hall, 410 Esplanade
Development Services Office, 132C Roberts Street

Please send us your completed application form by 4:00pm on Monday, May 3, 2021, as follows:
Email: info@ladysmith.ca
In person: City Hall, 410 Esplanade
By mail: Town of Ladysmith, PO Box 220, Ladysmith, BC V9G 1A2
For more information about CPAC, please contact Jake Belobaba at 250.245.6405

Parks, Recreation & Culture Advisory Committee

Ladysmith Council invites applications from residents who would like to help us build our future.

The Town’s Parks, Recreation & Culture Advisory Committee (PRCAC) has vacancies for members to fill a two-year term, ending June 30, 2023. The mandate of the PRCAC is to assist Council by providing advice and recommendations on matters referred by Council and to provide input supporting the Parks, Recreation & Culture Master Plan. The PRCAC meets monthly, September to June, or at the call of the chair.

If this committee seems like a good fit for you, the Terms of Reference and application forms are available below.

Click here to view the Terms of Reference
Click here for an Application form
OR
In person: City Hall, 410 Esplanade
Frank Jameson Community Centre, 810 – 6th Avenue

Please send us your completed application form by 4:00pm on Monday, May 3, 2021, as follows:
Email: info@ladysmith.ca
In person: City Hall, 410 Esplanade
By mail: Town of Ladysmith, PO Box 220, Ladysmith, BC V9G 1A2

For more information about PRCAC, please contact Chris Barfoot at 250.245.6421.

Ladysmith Fire/Rescue

Ladysmith Fire/Rescue is a volunteer service.  Please check here regularly to find out when we are recruiting for new volunteer members.

Click here for an application form.

For more information:
Email: info@ladysmith.ca
In person: City Hall, 410 Esplanade
By mail: Town of Ladysmith, PO Box 220, Ladysmith, BC  V9G 1A2