Get Involved

Be active and get involved

We welcome your public service and community involvement. Follow and participate in engagement opportunities to help shape City's projects, policies and initiatives and make Burnaby a better place to live, work and play. Explore all the ways you can get involved.

Get to know us

About City Hall

Mayor and Council

Learn about your mayor and council and their roles, election information, how we make decisions and proclamations.

Meetings and public hearings

Find agendas and reports for upcoming or past meetings.

Council meetings

Council meetings are held at Burnaby City Hall twice a month, Monday evenings at 5 pm. Watch a council meeting or attend in person.

Become a committee member

The City's committees, commissions and boards make decisions that impact all Burnaby citizens. As a volunteer, you get to be part of the decision-making process.

About Burnaby 

Your Voice

Your Voice is the City's new online hub where you can share, discuss and collaborate on creating sustainable solutions for important issues, challenges and opportunities in our community.

Community gardens

Managed by non-profit community groups, these gardens give residents a place to grow food and share their experience and knowledge–all while building a welcoming, safe community.


Sign up for #CityConnect, Burnaby's electronic newsletter, delivering City news straight to your inbox.

Your 'keys' to the city

This interactive web map is a great guide to information about our City facilities–and where free public Wi-Fi is available.

Community heritage

Learn about Burnaby's rich heritage and history.

Newcomer resources

Burnaby Immigrant Programs and Resources (BIPR) lists 125 programs and services designed to support new immigrants and refugees as they settle in Burnaby.

Local government in BC 

Local government is the most accessible and responsive level of government–the Union of BC Municipalities (UBCM) explains how it works and how you can play a part in it.

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