Salt Spring Island Parks, Arts, Recreation & Culture (SSIPARC) services and facilities are overseen by the Salt Spring Island Local Community Commission (LCC).

The LCC was established in 2023 following a referendum and election of commissioners. On an ongoing basis, the LCC oversees and advises on:

  • economic development,
  • wastewater disposal,
  • community parks and recreation,
  • pool facility
  • parks and recreation facilities,
  • small craft harbour facilities (Fernwood Dock),
  • transit and transportation services,
  • street lighting,
  • grants-in-aid,
  • compensation for livestock injured by dogs, and
  • the contribution services for arts, public library, and search and rescue.

Many of these areas were previously overseen by separate appointed commissions. Learn more about local community commissions on the provincial government website

Minutes & Agendas

Meeting agendas and minutes for the Salt Spring Island Local Community Commission are available online:

The CRD publishes minutes online after a meeting has taken place. Minutes are never official until they have been adopted at the next meeting. The minutes and agendas are available in PDF format.

Additional Resources

Contact Us

Any inquiries or correspondence for the Commissioners can be addressed to:

CRD Administration Office
108-121 McPhillips Ave
Salt Spring Island, BC
V8K 2T6

Tel: 250.537.4448
Fax: 250.537.4456


Monday – Friday
8:30am - 4:30pm
Closed Saturday and Sunday