NOTICE OF WATER SERVICE INTERRUPTION: Residents living near the Community Safety Building (Eighth St to Sixth St near Oakville Ave and Orchard Ave) may experience a water service outage until approximately 1pm today as unscheduled watermain repair and maintenance is underway. If you have questions, please call the Town's Engineering Department at 250-656-4502. We apologize for the inconvenience.   

Mayor & Council

Town of Sidney Council consists of one Mayor and six Councillors, elected to a four-year term of office. The most recent Local Government Election was held on October 15, 2022.

Council Group Portrait

L-R back: Councillor Scott Garnett, Councillor Richard Novek, Councillor Steve Duck, Councillor Chad Rintoul

L-R front: Councillor Sara Duncan, Mayor Cliff McNeil-Smith, Councillor Terri O’Keeffe

Councillor Steve Duck

Contact Information

Email: sduck@sidney.ca

Phone: 250-656-1139

2440 Sidney Ave
Sidney, BC, V8L 1Y7

Council Appointments

  • CRD Climate Action Inter-Municipal Task Force
  • South Island Prosperity Partnership - Partner’s Committee
  • Sidney & North Saanich Ball Facility Liaison Committee
  • Peninsula Streams Society

Councillor Sara Duncan

Contact Information

Email: sduncan@sidney.ca

Phone: 250-656-1139

Address: 2440 Sidney Ave
Sidney, BC, V8L 1Y7

Council Appointments

  • CRD Regional Water Supply Commission
  • CRD Saanich Peninsula Water Commission
  • CRD Saanich Peninsula Wastewater Commission
  • Victoria Airport Authority - Noise Management Committee
  • Sidney Business Improvement Area Society (SBIA)

Councillor Scott Garnett

Contact Information

Email: sgarnett@sidney.ca

Phone: 250-656-1139

2440 Sidney Ave
Sidney, BC, V8L 1Y7

Council Appointments

  • CRD Peninsula Recreation Commission
  • Sidney/North Saanich Ball Facility Liaison Committee
  • Sidney Museum & Archives Society
  • New Marine Centre Society (Shaw Centre for the Salish Sea)

Councillor Richard Novek

Contact Information

Email: rnovek@sidney.ca

Phone: 250-656-1139

2440 Sidney Ave
Sidney, BC, V8L 1Y7

Council Appointments

  • Emergency Planning Committee
  • CRD Regional Housing Trust Fund Commission
  • Vancouver Island Regional Library
  • Saanich Peninsula Chamber of Commerce
  • Saanich Peninsula Literacy Task Group

Councillor Terri O’Keeffe

Contact Information

Email: tokeeffe@sidney.ca

Phone: 250-656-1139

2440 Sidney Ave
Sidney, BC, V8L 1Y7

Council Appointments

  • Saanich Peninsula Accessibility Advisory Committee
  • CRD - Victoria Family Court & Youth Justice Committee
  • Victoria Airport Authority - Airport Consultative Committee
  • ArtSea Community Arts Council

Councillor Chad Rintoul

Contact Information

Email: crintoul@sidney.ca

Phone: 250-656-1139

2440 Sidney Ave
Sidney, BC, V8L 1Y7

Council Appointments

  • Advisory Planning Commission
  • Capital Region Emergency Services Telecommunications (CREST)
  • Municipal Insurance Association of BC
  • Memorial Park Society