Serve Your Community - Become a Member of the Combative Sports Commission

The City of Grande Prairie invites you to serve on the Combative Sports Commission. There are 5 positions available for 2022. For an application form please click here.

Establishment

The Combative Sports Commission was established to control and regulate Combative Sports Events in accordance with the Combative Sports Commission Bylaw C-1173A.

Mandate

The Commission shall control and regulate all Combative Sports Events.

Membership

  • 1 Councillors appointed by Council
  • The Mayor, ex officio
  • 2 members from City Administration
  • 7 members of the Public appointed by Council
  • 1 member from County Administration

Chair

The Chairman and Vice-Chairman will be elected each year at the first meeting of the Commission held after the annual organizational meeting of Council.

Term

Members will be appointed for three years, with consideration for appointment to a maximum of two consecutive terms.

Meeting Time

Meetings will be held quarterly and may meet more frequently, as required.

Remuneration

NIL. This is a volunteer position.

Skills, abilities, and experience

  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Ability to commit time to attend meetings during the workday
  • Skill in research and analysis
  • Knowledgeable and Passionate about Combative Sports
  • Experience in business, management, government or community organizations

Deadline

Applications will be accepted until November 30, 2021 for Public Member positions available in 2022.

For further information

Call the Legislative Services Department at 780-357-8747 or email avanbeekveld@cityofgp.com