Legislative Services provides legislative support to Council, committees and working groups, and the Board of Variance. Legislative Services provides records management for the organization and manages the District archives. It also administers the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FOIPPA) for the District and conducts general local government and school elections.
Legislative Services ensures that the District adheres to the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, ensuring that the organization is both accountable and open to the public.
Legislative Services is responsible for conducting general local elections for the offices of mayor, councillors, and school trustees.
Elections are held every four years. The last election was a by-election in 2016 for one councillor. The next general local election is October 20, 2018.