Gas Burning Devices Act Appeal Board

  • About the Gas Burning Devices Act Appeal Board
  • Apply to be a member of the Gas Burning Devices Act Appeal Board
  • Current Members

  1. About the Gas Burning Devices Act Appeal Board

    On hearing an appeal of a party who was refused a licence or who had their licence revoked or suspended under the Act, the Appeal Board shall confirm, vary, or reverse the decision, order or ruling of an inspector and may order the appellant or any other person to comply with its decision.

    • Authority: Gas Burning Devices Act, section 17(3)
    • Type: adjudicative
    • Appointment process: ministerial
    • Requirements: at least 2 members must be representative of the gas fitting industry
    • Term: indeterminate 
    • Meetings: as required
    • Department: Community Services
    • Honoraria: $125 per day

  2. Apply to be a member of the Gas Burning Devices Act Appeal Board

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


    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)"
      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
    • There are no members at this time


For questions about the Gas Burning Devices Act Appeal Board phone 867-456-6596.