Office of the CAO

Picture of the front of the CVRD Ingram Street office in Duncan.
The Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) oversees the operations of the Regional District, provides guidance and support to the Board of Directors as well as liaises with local First Nations, provincial and federal governments. 

The Office of the CAO provides strategic direction for the organization and manages a number of corporate programs including:
  • Increased First Nation Relations
  • Legal Challenges and Litigation
  • Effectiveness of Organizational Structure
  • External Communications
  • Strategic Planning & Reporting

Strategic Planning

The 2014-2108 CVRD Corporate Strategic Plan outlines Regional and Electoral Strategic Focus Areas, as identified by the Board. This plan sets the direction for staff in development of project and programs. Strategic Focus Areas include Excellence in Regional Land Use Planning, Response to Climate Change, Engaging our Communities, Sound Fiscal Management and Proactive Approach to Bylaw Compliance.

The 2016 Quarter One Report and 2016 Quarter Two Report provides updates on progress on the Strategic Plan.