Dufferin County Council consists of 15 members representing each of the 8 municipalities in Dufferin. Council meeting processes are set out in the County's Procedural By-law.

With few exceptions, County Council meets on the 2nd Thursday of each month at 7 pm. Standing Committee meetings are held on the 4th Thursday of the month at the following times: Infrastructure & Environmental Services 9 am, General Government Services 11 am, Health & Human Services 1 pm, and Community Development & Tourism 3 pm. Council and Standing Committee meetings are live streamed on Dufferin County's YouTube channel.


Upcoming Meetings

Dufferin County Council meets on the second Thursday of each month at 7 pm, excluding August, unless otherwise posted. Meetings of County Council can be viewed on YouTube. Select the Council meeting you wish to view or see a meeting streamed live.

Dufferin County Committees meet on the fourth Thursday of each month at the following times: Infrastructure & Environmental Services 9 am, General Government Services 11 am, Health & Human Services 1 pm, and Community Development & Tourism 3 pm., excluding July, unless otherwise posted.

Meet the Councillors

Meeting Agendas & Minutes

County Council utilizes a standing committee structure to facilitate the decision making process. Each standing committee meets regularly and the minutes of each committee then go forward to County Council for adoption. The standing committees are:

  • Community Development & Tourism
  • General Government Services
  • Infrastructure & Environmental Services
  • Health & Human Services

Each Councillor is appointed to sit on two of the standing committees. Committee membership is determined each year in December. The Warden sits on all committees.

The County of Dufferin also has four advisory committees made up of members of the public:

  • Joint Accessibility Advisory Committee with the Town of Orangeville - visit the Town of Orangeville website for more information
  • Joint Compliance Audit Committee
  • Dufferin County Forest Advisory Team
  • Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Community Advisory Committee

Agendas and minutes are available on the website for meetings dating back to January 2018. If you are looking for documents from previous meetings, please contact the Clerks Office at 519.941.2816 ext 2500 or

An acknowledgement of the Land and Territory of Indigenous People in Dufferin County is read at the beginning of every Council and Committee meeting.

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Review all by-laws passed by County Council 2018 to present.

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519.941.2816 x 2500

W. & M. Edelbrock Centre, 30 Centre Street, Orangeville, ON L9W 2X1

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