Government

West Vancouver is one of three municipalities that make up the North Shore, and is a member municipality of Metro Vancouver, the governing body of the Greater Vancouver Regional District.

The District of West Vancouver is committed to governing under fiscal best practices, to the highest ethical standards, with a commitment to transparency, and with the goal of including as many citizens as possible in Council meetings, community consultations and the democratic process.

The District operates under a Council/Manager system, under which the elected Council provides policy direction to staff, which then implements Council policy. 

Mayor & Council

Members of Council, Council meeting agendas & minutes, Council's calendar, how to write to Mayor & Council More Information

Council's Priorities

Mayor and Council have determined seven priorities for the District to focus on throughout their term from 2015 to 2018. More Information

Departments & Operations

Information about departments and services, including archives, accessibility & cemetery. More Information

Financial Information

The District of West Vancouver has adopted a Long Term Financial Plan (LTFP), for resiliency, to provide high levels of services and to manage its assets in the best possible way. More Information

Bylaws, Strategies, Reports & Surveys

Bylaws, strategies and plans provide the framework for municipal operations. Reports and surveys provide an update of where we are at a current point in time. These databases are searchable by title, year or type of document. More Information

Freedom of Information & Protection of Privacy

The District of West Vancouver (the District) is subject to the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (the Act), as are all local governments, and most provincial public bodies. More Information

Other Jurisdictions

West Vancouver is one of three municipalities that make up the North Shore, and is a member municipality of Metro Vancouver, the governing body of the Greater Vancouver Regional District. More Information

Notices

Check here to review upcoming public hearings, public meetings and statutory notices. Click on the heading to see the full details.

Notice of Consideration - 4361 Erwin Drive

regarding Proposed Development Permit No. 15-009, for consideration at the September 12, 2016, regular Council meeting.

Notice of Consideration - 6236 Summit Avenue

regarding Proposed Development Variance Permit No. 15-075, for consideration at the September 19, 2016, regular Council meeting, immediately following the public hearing.

Notice for Consideration - 6445 Fox Street

regarding Proposed  Development Variance Permit No. 15-072, for consideration at the September 19, 2016, regular Council meeting, immediately following the public hearing.

Agenda & MInutes

Find agendas for council meetings and public hearings

Agendas & Minutes

View Council meetings live, or view archived videos of past meetings using the link below:

Council Videos

Development Applications

Major development applications are reviewed and processed by the Planning Department. The following is a list of applications currently underway:

Development Applications

Capital Projects

Capital improvements to district infrastructure and facilities are an investment in our future and make West Vancouver a better place to live.

Capital Projects