Accountability & Transparency

Accountability, transparency and openness are standards of good government that enhance public trust. They are achieved through the Town of Collingwood adopting measures ensuring, to the best of its ability, that all activities and services are undertaken utilizing a process that is open and accessible to its stakeholders. Council of the Town of Collingwood acknowledges that it is responsible to provide good government for its stakeholders in an accountable and transparent manner, guided by the following principles:

  • Encouraging public access and participation to ensure that decision making is responsive to the needs of its constituents and receptive to their opinions;
  • Delivering high quality services to our citizens; and
  • Promoting the efficient use of public resources.

To find out more on the Town of Collingwood's accountability and transparency framework, click on the links below or contact:

Clerks Department 
Town of Collingwood
P.O. Box 157, 97 Hurontario St.
Collingwood, ON  L9Y 3Z5