Town Council

Banff Town Council is one of only two elected councils inside of a national park, (Jasper also has a town council), and consists of one mayor and six councillors. Banff residents vote for mayor and council in a general election held every four years. Meet our town council or find out ways to Connect with Council.


Council meetings are open to the public and are generally held on the second and fourth Mondays of each month at 2 p.m. in the council chamber at Banff Town Hall.

COVID-19 impact

  • All Council and Committee meetings will be conducted virtually via Zoom Meetings.
  • Public are encouraged to follow Council and Committee meetings using the live stream
  • Public wishing to make a written submission may do so using by emailing the Municipal Clerk at
  • Public wishing to speak are invited to contact the Municipal Clerk by email at or phone 403.762.1209 to register and to receive further information.
  • Members of Council and other Committees will be participating remotely.

Council Briefs

Following each council meeting, a briefing of decisions made is posted online. Sign up to receive an email or text when council briefs are posted or read past Council Updates.

Request a media interview with the Mayor: email or call 403.762.1207

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