- About the Dawson City Housing Advisory Board
- Apply to be a member
- Current members
About the Dawson City Housing Advisory Board
Manages, operates and administers Rental/Purchase and public housing and any other project in Dawson City assigned to it from time to time by the Commissioner in Executive Council. Subject to ratification by the Commissioner, the Advisory Board may from time to time enter into agreements relating to the management, operation and administration of any additional housing projects constructed in Dawson City pursuant to the National Housing Act.
- Authority: Housing Corporation Act, section 45
- Type: advisory
- Appointment process: Order-In-Council
- Requirements: no legislated requirements required to join.
- Term: 3 years
- Meetings: 3 to 12 times per year
- Department: Yukon Housing Corporation
- Honoraria: $75 per day
Apply to be a member
Any Yukon resident is eligible to apply to serve on a government board or committee.
- Complete the application.
- Prepare a brief resume. This should include information relevant for sitting on the board or committee.
- Submit your completed application and resume.
In person: Inquiry Desk at 2071 Second Avenue in Whitehorse. We are open Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Address your envelope "Attention: Boards and Committees Secretariat (CM-1)"
Government of Yukon
Boards and Committees Secretariat (CM-1)
Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 2C6
How members are selected
Members are appointed by a Minister, Cabinet or the Legislative Assembly.
School board and school council members can be elected or, in some cases, appointed.
Appointments to these boards are based on standing committee recommendations:
- Yukon Development Corporation
- Yukon Energy Corporation
- Yukon Workers' Compensation Health and Safety Board
- Yukon Lottery Commission
- Yukon Recreation Advisory Committee
- Yukon Arts Advisory Council
- Yukon Utilities Board
- Yukon Council on the Economy and the Environment
- Yukon Human Rights Commission
Some boards and committees members are required to hold certain professional qualifications or affiliations.
- Dawn Kisoun, member since August 28, 2019 to August 27, 2022
- Shirley Pennell, member since August 28, 2019 to August 27, 2022
For questions about the Dawson City Housing Advisory Board phone 867-993-5478, or fax 867-993-5814, or toll free in Yukon 1-800-661-0408, ext. 5478.