Salt Spring Island is located just off the east coast of Vancouver Island and is the largest and most densely populated of the Gulf Islands. Salt Spring Island is an unincorporated rural Electoral District under the jurisdiction of the Capital Regional District (CRD). The CRD serves as the local government for electoral areas and most administrative functions are handled from the SSI office.

Services

More information on the services and administrative functions offered on SSI by the CRD can be found on the following pages:

Commissions and Committees

Details as well as agendas and minutes for Salt Spring Island Commissions and Committees can be found on the following pages:

Additional Information

Director

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Gary Holman is the Salt Spring Island Electoral Area Director and a locally elected representative on the CRD, CRHC and CRHD Boards. Director Holman has lived on Salt Spring Island since 1989 and has a professional background as an economist.

Director Holman serves on various local commissions and was elected as the Salt Spring Island Electoral Area Director in 2018. He previously served as the MLA for Saanich North and the Islands (2013-17) and as the Salt Spring Island Electoral Area Director (2002-08).

Contacts

SSI Administration
250.537.4448

Animal Control
1.800.665.7899 (toll-free) or 250.478.0624

Building Inspection 
250.537.2711

Bylaw Enforcement
1.800.665.7899 (toll-free) or 250.478.0624

Water & Sewer
General – 1.800.663.4425
Emergencies – 1.855.822.4426