How to get involved in the City of Toronto Budget 2018


There are several ways to share your views on the budget. You can:

1. Make a public presentation at one of the Budget subcommittee meetings.

Etobicoke Civic Centre, Council Chamber
399 The West Mall
January 8, 3 p.m. and 6 p.m.

Scarborough Civic Centre, Council Chamber
150 Borough Dr.
January 8, 3 p.m. and 6 p.m.

North York Civic Centre, Council Chamber
5100 Yonge St.
January 9, 3 p.m. and 6 p.m.

York Civic Centre, Council Chamber
2700 Eglinton Ave. W. January 9, 3 p.m. and 6 p.m.

East York Civic Centre, Council Chamber
850 Coxwell Ave.
January 10, 3 p.m. and 6 p.m.

City Hall, Committee Room 1
100 Queen St. W.
January 10, 9:30 a.m. and 6 p.m.

Individuals may only make one presentation at any of the budget subcommittee meetings.

To register to speak, call 416-392-4666 or email To find out more on how you can participate, visit

2. Can’t attend in person? Submit a written deputation to the Budget Committee by email to, fax 416-392-1879 or mail to Toronto City Hall, 100 Queen St. W., 10th floor, West Tower, Toronto, ON M5H 2N2.

3. Send a letter or email to your local City Councillor. For information on how to contact your City Councillor, call 311 or visit


Full details of how to get involved HERE.

You can let City Council know how you think your tax dollars should be spent and follow the development of the budget as it is reviewed, debated, modified and approved. 

Timeline for the 2018 Budget

Budget Launch
November 30
Briefings and Program Reviews
December 12, 14, 15 & 18

Subcommittee Meetings
(Public Presentations)
January 8, 9 & 10

Budget Committee Wrap Up
(Motions Placed)
January 12

Budget Committee Final Wrap Up
(Motions and Voting)
January 23

Consideration at Committee
February 6

Consideration at Council
(Motions and Voting)
February 12 & 13