Faro Housing Advisory Board

  • About the Faro Housing Advisory Board
  • Apply to be a member of the Faro Housing Advisory Board
  • Current Members
  1. About the Faro Housing Advisory Board

    Manages, operates and administers Rental/Purchase and public housing, seniors housing, and any other project in Faro 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 Faro 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 - 12 times per year
    • Department: Yukon Housing Corporation
    • Honoraria: $75 per day
  2. Apply to be a member of the Faro Housing Advisory Board

    Any Yukon resident is eligible to apply to serve on a government board or committee.

    Apply

    1. Complete the application.
    2. Prepare a brief resume. This should include information relevant for sitting on the board or committee.
    3. 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)"
      Email: boards.committees@gov.yk.ca
      Mail:
      Government of Yukon
      Boards and Committees Secretariat (CM-1)
      Box 2703
      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.

  3. Current Members
    • Gary Jones, member from February 15, 2018, to February 14, 2021
    • Robert Fuller, member from May 25, 2017, to May 24, 2020

Contact 

For questions about the Faro Housing Advisory Board phone 867-994-3113, or fax 867-994-3174, or toll free in Yukon 1-800-661-0408, ext. 3113.