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Members of the public who meet eligibility criteria can sit on Boards of Ontario Agencies to help in the decision making of public services.

To apply to become a public appointee, you must be:

  • a resident of Ontario
  • proficient in either English or French
  • able to attend meetings in Ontario

The link below provides an overview of understanding the role and how to become a public appointee.


Overview

Public appointees are members of the public that participate on the boards of provincial agencies and other public organizations. Their responsibilities include, but are not restricted to:

  • overseeing and providing strategic direction to a provincial agency
  • providing advice to ministers
  • resolving disputes

The Public Appointments Secretariat oversees all Ontario government appointments to provincial agencies and other community boards and organizations.

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Friday, November 19, 2021 - 12:11pm