The Vancouver Police Board is the employer and governing body of the Vancouver Police Department.  It provides civilian governance and oversight of policing.

Police Board Members

Under British Columbia’s Police Act, the Board consists of the Mayor as Chair; one person appointed by the municipal council; and up to seven people appointed by the Lieutenant Governor in Council.

Board members are chosen to reflect the demographics of the community.  They are people who have demonstrated that they can act in the community’s best interest.  Each Board member is appointed for a term of up to four years.  They may be re-appointed, but cannot serve for more than six consecutive years.

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Meeting Schedule

Next Meeting: Thursday, Jan 20, 2022 at 1:00pm
Location: Conference Call
Board Meeting Date Time Agenda Meeting
Board Meeting In Camera Meeting *SPCRC**
Jan 20
1:00 pm Agenda

*  SPCRC - Service & Policy Complaint Review Committee

** Meets, as needed,  immediately following the Board Meeting




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Board Meeting Schedule

Please note that due to the current COVID-19 outbreak, members of the public will not be able to personally attend Board meetings until further notice.

The meetings will be conducted via conference call with the Board members.

As per our usual process, a taping of the meetings will be streamed to our Twitter (@VanPoliceBoard) as well as to this website.

If you have any questions with respect to an item that was discussed at the meeting, please email office@vancouverpoliceboard.ca


Jan 20
Feb 24
April 21
June 23
July 21
Sept 22
Oct 20
Nov 24

1 pm
(unless otherwise posted)

Attend Board Meetings

The public is welcome to attend Board meetings.

For those wishing to attend only and not speak as a delegation, you will be met in the lobby by an officer who will escort you to the Board meeting room at exactly 12:55pm.

No late arrivals will be allowed into the meeting.

Speak at Board Meetings

The Board is interested in hearing from advocacy groups or citizens about policing issues which affect the community.

If you wish to speak to the Board, please register as a delegation for this meeting at office@vancouverpoliceboard.ca by providing your name and topic.

The Board reserves the right to limit the number of delegations.

For more information, please read the How to Register as a Delegation.

Meeting Agendas/Reports

Meeting Agendas and Reports will be posted on this website two days prior to the meeting date.