Heritage Advisory Committee


The Heritage Advisory Committee (HAC) is established as an advisory body to Council and the Director of Planning and Development Services to assist in the processing of heritage applications, identifying and supporting the conservation of structures and landscapes recognised by the District as having significant heritage value and in undertaking education and engagement opportunities related to heritage conservation. 


To provide support to staff and Council for activities that benefit the advancement of heritage conservation in the District, by undertaking the following:

  • Maintain a current list of structures and landscapes recognised by the District as having heritage value;
  • Prioritize structures and landscapes that have high heritage value, especially those that are at risk, and propose additions and updates to the Community Heritage Register as needed;
  • Help develop, establish, and maintain public education and awareness programs relating to the protection of heritage properties or heritage resources, including the District's Heritage Revitalization Agreement program;
  • Establish and maintain contact with community groups and subject matter experts and volunteers able to assist in the mandate of the Committee;
  • Support opportunities and activities that will promote the value of heritage in the community; 
  •  Undertake such other activities and responsibilities that Council may wish to pursue in the interest of promoting and preserving heritage assets;
  • To play an educational role regarding the value of heritage assets throughout the District; and,
  • To assist in the review development applications for:

Heritage Revitalization Agreement (HRA) and Heritage Designation: and
Heritage Alteration Permits (HAPs) in areas outside of the Lower Caulfeild Heritage Conservation Area.

  • To review any matters which may be referred by Council from time to time. 


An appointment or reappointment of a volunteer member is for a two-year term. A volunteer member may serve for up to six consecutive years on the committee.

Council Representative

Councillor Cassidy (alternate: Councillor Lambur)


Sama Abri, Laura Anderson, Brenda Clark (Co-Chair), Michael Geller, Paula Grossman (Co-Chair), Adam Hatch, Paul Hundal, John Mawson, and Hakan Telenius.

Staff Liaison

Erika Syvokas, Community Planner



Terms of Reference

Next Meeting

Heritage Advisory Committee

Date: Wednesday, December 21
Time: 4:30 p.m.
Location: Electronic meeting via Webex


Public participation instructions

If you are interested in participating in this committee meeting, review instructions for public participation in committee meetings.

2022 Meetings

Heritage Advisory Committee 

Jan. 26 Agenda Minutes
Feb. 22 Agenda Minutes
March 30 Agenda Minutes
April 27 Agenda Minutes
May 25 Cancelled  
June 29 Agenda Minutes
July 27 Agenda Minutes
Sep. 28 Agenda Minutes
Nov. 30 Agenda  
Dec. 21    

2021 Meetings

Heritage Advisory Committee 

Jan. 27 Notice Minutes
Feb. 24 Notice Minutes
March 31 Notice


April 28 Notice Minutes
May 27 Notice Minutes
June 30 Notice Minutes
July 28 Cancelled  
July 29 Notice Minutes
Aug. 25 Cancelled  
Sept. 29 Cancelled  
Oct. 7 Notice Minutes
Oct. 26 Quorum Notes
Nov. 24 Notice Minutes
Dec. 16 Cancelled  

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