Municipal Government

The Resort Municipality of Whistler (RMOW) provides resources and information related to the Whistler municipal government.


Whistler’s council is comprised of a mayor and six councillors who are elected for a four-year term.  Learn more about your council, view the meeting schedule, read agendas and minutes and more.

About Your Council  |  Council Meeting Schedule  |  Council Meeting Agendas and Minutes  |  Watch Council Meetings  |  Writing to Council  |  Presenting to Council  |  Freedom of the Municipality  |  Visiting Delegations  |  Frequently Asked Questions

Committees of Council

Committees are established to assist council and provide opportunities for public involvement in municipal matters. Learn more about Whistler’s 18 different Committees of Council.

Committees of Council


The RMOW is divided into four divisions.

Chief Administrator's Office  |  Infrastructure Services  | Corporate and Community Services  |  Resort Experience

Strategies and Plans

The RMOW is committed to long-term planning that ensures Whistler’s continued success and fulfillment of Whistler’s vision to be the premier mountain resort as we move toward sustainability.

Whistler2020  |  Official Community Plan  |  Council Action Plan  | Corporate Plan  |  Learning and Education Report  |  Economic Partnership Initiative Report

Budget and Taxes 

Each year the RMOW adopts a Five-Year Financial Plan bylaw.  Learn more about the budget process, property taxes and financial planning and reporting.

Budget Process  |  Property Taxes  |  Property Tax Payment  |  Financial Plans and Reports

Special Projects

Learn about the special projects that the RMOW is responsible for leading on behalf of the resort community.

Audain Art Museum  |  Recreation and Leisure Master Plan  |  Whistler Village 3.0


The RMOW prides itself on being an award-winning employer. Find out about available career and volunteer opportunities.

Current Opportunities  |  Applications  |  Job Types  | Why Work for RMOW?  |  Volunteer  |  Village Host Program


Read about voting information as well as election results and disclosures for the Resort Municipality of Whistler.

Elections  |  Election Results and Disclosures

Municipal Governance

The powers and responsibilities of all municipalities in BC are regulated through the Local Government Act and the Community Charter. Whistler also has a Resort Municipality of Whistler Act.

Municipal Governance

Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy

British Columbia’s Freedom of Information (FOI) and Protection of Privacy Act ensures the public has access to information held by the Resort Municipality of Whistler. Learn more about the act and how to make a FOI request.

Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy  |  Frequently Asked Questions