Boards and Committees

For each term of Council, citizens are appointed by Council to various Committees and Boards. If you are interested in joining one of our Boards and Committees, please contact us for more information.

Township of North Kawartha invites applications for the position of:

Community Improvement Plan Review Committee Member (1 position)

This is an opportunity to contribute to a vital community service.   You will be asked to make a commitment for the present term of Council.  

Candidates must be at least 18 years old, reside in the local municipality or be the owner or tenant of land there, or the spouse of such owner or tenant, or an active member in the community.

Please submit a written application including a brief resume of any related experience and background, no later than 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 30, 2019 via mail, in person in a sealed envelope marked “Community Improvement Committee Member” to the Township Clerk , P.O. Box 550, 280 Burleigh Street, Apsley, Ontario, K0L 1A0 or

Applications may also be sent by email to the Clerk.  

There are two Municipal Service Boards:

Library Board (made up of two Council members and three public members)

Police Services Board (made up of the Mayor or designate, one public member and one provincial member)

There is one Planning Committee:

  • Committee of Adjustment

Other committees with Council representation or liaison are:

  • Kawartha Highlands Signature Site Committee
  • Source Water Protection Authority Committee
  • Source Water Protection Municipal Sub-Committee

Community representatives are appointed through a selection process at the beginning of the term of Council, which is 4 years and to fill vacancies as necessary.

Committees may be established, revised, disbanded and replaced by Council.

The Mayor, as Head of Council, is an ex-officio member of all Township committees where not prohibited by law and has full voting privileges when in attendance at any meeting.

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