Remuneration for members of Colwood Council is paid in accordance with the Council Remuneration Bylaw.

Council Annual Salary

Year Mayor Council
2024 $57,850.00 $28,925.00
2023 $54,950.00 $27,475.00
2022 $34,072.89 $17,036.44
2021 $33,003.57 $16,501.78
2020 $32,365.44 $16,178.22
2019 $31,722.00 $15,861.00


In accordance with the Council Expense Reimbursement Policy eligible expenses are paid when incurred while Council members attend certain conferences and seminars on behalf of the municipality.


Council remuneration and expenses are reported annually in the Statement of Financial Information

2024 Council Statement of Disclosure 

Members of Council must submit a Statement of Financial Disclosure by January 15 each year to comply with the BC Financial Disclosure Act.  

The Financial Disclosure Act requires elected government officials to disclose assets, liabilities, and sources of income. 

External Boards and Committees

Some members of Council may also serve on other Boards and Committees, including the Capital Regional District (CRD). Some of those appointments are paid positions with remunerations administered by those other organizations. Please visit each Council member’s page for a list of external board and committee appointments.