Joint Compliance Audit Committee

In accordance with the Municipal Elections Act, 1996 (the "Act"), the Town of Milton has established a Joint Compliance Audit Committee, in partnership with Halton Region, the City of Burlington, the Town of Halton Hills and the Town of Oakville.

The purpose of this Committee is to review and respond to compliance audit applications from eligible electors who believe, on reasonable grounds, that a candidate has contravened the Municipal Elections Act, 1996 (MEA) relating to election campaign finances.

The Committee will be composed of five members, with membership drawn from the following groups:

  • Accounting and audit – accountants or auditors, preferably with experience in preparing or auditing the financial statements of municipal candidates;
  • Academic – college or university professors with expertise in political science or local government administration;
  • Legal; and
  • Other individuals with knowledge of the campaign financing provisions of the MEA.

In order to be considered for appointment to this Committee, the application form must be submitted by Friday, July 25, 2014 at 4:30 p.m. to the Regional Clerk. Submission instructions are included on the application form.

Further information on the Committee is available in the Terms of Reference. We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those under consideration will be contacted.

Reports and Documents

Contact Information

For more information, please contact:

Karyn Bennett
Regional Clerk & Director of Council Services
Halton Region
905-825-6000, ext. 7254