Closed Meeting Investigation


Municipal Office

395 Mulock Drive P.O. Box 328 Station Main, Newmarket, Ontario
L3Y 4X7

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Section 239 of the Municipal Act, 2001, as amended (the Act) states that any individual may request that an investigation be undertaken to determine whether a municipality or local board has complied with the provisions of the Act or its Procedure By-law.  ​

Any individual requesting an investigation of a Closed Meeting must submit their complaint to the provincial ombudsman. Complaints can be submitted in various ways including online and by telephone. For more information see the website of the Ontario Ombudsman.​

Closed Meeting Investigation Reports

Investigation related to the December 10, 2014 Council Workshop Meeting and Committee of the Whole (Closed Session) of January 26, 2015

Investigation related to the April 22, 2015 Special Committee of the Whole (Closed Session) Meeting

Investigation related to the February 22, 2016 Council (Closed Session) Meeting

Additional Information

Closed Meeting Investigation Request Form
Municipal Act, 2001, S.O. 2001