Local Government Contract Management Committee

The Local Government Contract Management Committee is a forum for consultation, analysis and communication between local government and the Province regarding the management of the Agreement under which the RCMP provide local police services in BC. Further, the committee is mandated to analyze and respond to changes proposed by the federal government or the RCMP. Where necessary or appropriate, the committee may also recommend changes to the federal government or the RCMP.

Committee Members

The Co-Chairs of the Local Government Contract Management Committee represent the BC Ministry of Public Safety and Solicitor General, and the UBCM Executive, respectively.

  • Clayton Pecknold, Assistant Deputy Minister and Director of Police Services, Ministry of Public Safety and Solicitor General
  • Councillor Bruce Hayne, City of Surrey; Vancouver Metro Area Representative, UBCM Executive

The remaining committee members are local government elected officials or senior staff from BC communities policed by the RCMP.

  • Mayor Linda Hepner, City of Surrey
  • Mayor Paul Ives, Town of Comox
  • Director Ray Boucher, Fraser Valley Regional District
  • Paul Gill, General Manager of Corporate and Financial Services, City of Maple Ridge
  • Councillor Al Siebring, District of North Cowichan
  • Milo Macdonald, CAO, City of Williams Lake
  • Mayor Neil Menard, City of Merritt

Two positions are at present unfilled.

Committee Information

Operations Document [PDF - 129 KB]
Terms of Reference [PDF - 77 KB]
RCMP Policing Agreements (BC Ministry of Public Safety and Solicitor General)

Meetings & Updates

2017
RCMP letter re: Wildfire Impacts [PDF - 214 KB] – July 2017
Wildfire Impacts on RCMP Policing Resources [PDF - 765 KB] – July 2017
RCMP Contract Management Committee Seeks Input – Mar 2017
Appointments to RCMP Contract Management Committee – Jan 2017

2016
RCMP Contract Management Committee Update – Dec 2016
UBCM Members Favour Tiered Auxiliary Constable Program – Nov 2016
Federal Minister of Public Safety & Solicitor General to UBCM re: outstanding policing issues [PDF - 420 KB] – Nov 2016
RCMP Contract Management Committee Seeks Input – Oct 2016
RCMP Seeking Input on Auxiliary Constable Program – Oct 2016
RCMP Contract Management Committee Update – June 2016
RCMP Five Year Review Update – June 2016
Province Considers Police Funding Review – Apr 2016
Provincial Review of Auxiliary Constable Program – Apr 2016
Policing Mentorship for Growing Municipalities – Mar 2016
RCMP Contract Management Committee Seeks Input – Mar 2016
Local Government Feedback on RCMP Contract – Feb 2016
RCMP Contract Management Committee Update – Jan 2016
Final Deadline for RCMP Contract Feedback – Jan 2016

2015
Letter to Mayors Requesting Feedback for RCMP 5-Year Review [PDF - 66 KB] – Dec 2015
Update on National RCMP Contract Management Committee – June 2015
RCMP contract oversight committee appointed – Feb 2015
Supreme Court orders new labour relations model for RCMP – Jan 2015
RCMP available to attend local government meetings – Jan 2015
Appointments to RCMP Contract Management Committee – Jan 2015

2014
Appointments to RCMP Contract Management Committee – Dec 2014
Update on National RCMP Contract Management Committee – Dec 2014
Update on National RCMP Contract Committee – June 2014
LGCMC Meets to Discuss RCMP Contract – March 2014

Contact

Bhar Sihota
Policy Analyst
bsihota@ubcm.ca
604 270 8226 ext. 114

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