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Call for Local Government ResolutionsUnion of British Columbia Municipalities
RICHMOND - UBCM’s annual resolutions process provides a forum for local governments from across the province to express concerns and develop united positions. Resolutions that are endorsed by the membership at our annual Convention become policy for UBCM. Local governments are encouraged to submit resolutions for consideration by regional Area Associations a their annual meetings. Resolutions endorsed by Area Associations are submitted automatically to UBCM for consideration in September.
Area Association submission deadlines for 2019 are as follows:
- AVICC – February 7
- AKBLG – March 1
- SILGA – March 1
- NCLGA – March 7
- LMLGA – March 15
Please contact your Area Association for resolution submission procedures.
Local governments that adopt a resolution subsequent to an Area Associaiton deadline may submit it directly to UBCM. The deadline for resolutions submitted directly to UBCM is June 30, 2019.
Best practices guidelines for drafting resolutions are provided in the Resolutions Procedures section of the UBCM website. UBCM staff are also glad to provide support. Please contact Jamee Justason, Resolutions & Policy Analyst (604 270 8226 ext. 100) for assistance.
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