Budget Committee

The purpose of the Budget Committee is to review and assess budget principles, allocations and related financials, providing advice to the Chief Administrative Officer and Director of Finance on the annual budget, receive presentations from each department, as required on financial matters, and evaluate the budgetary implications of proposals for new and substantially revised programs and services in advance of Council’s budget deliberations. 

Committee meetings are also available on our YouTube channel.

Committee Members

Council Appointees
Warden Ketchabaw
Councillor Sloan
Councillor Jones
Councillor Hentz

Elgin County 2023 Budget Survey

The 2023 Budget is a financial plan that has been developed to produce the best possible outcomes for Elgin County residents in a way that utilizes tax dollars in a prudent and responsible manner. Careful planning, the use of reserves and leveraging debt have allowed for modest, reasonable tax increases over the next ten years.

Easter Holiday Closure Notice
Family Day Closure Notice
Graphic to indicate holiday closures at Elgin County Facilities. The Elgin County Administration Building, Provincial Offences Administration Building, and Elgin County Heritage Centre will be closed on Friday, December 23rd at noon. Regular business hours will resume on Tuesday, January 2nd, 2024.