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Agendas, minutes and videos

Watch or listen to Council and Committee meetings

Watch or listen to live meetings in progress, or access the video or audio of past meetings, directly on YouTube.

Go to the following YouTube channels:

City Council meeting video with closed captioning is available in both French and English courtesy of Rogers TV.

For most Standing Committees, Sub-Committees, Transit Commission and the Police Services Board, the meeting audio is available in the language being spoken in the meeting room.

To access this content, you will need:

  • Most recent version of Google Chrome, Firefox, MS Edge, or Safari
  • Operating system: Windows 7+, Mac OS X 10.7+, or Ubuntu 10+
  • Internet connection with 1+ Mbps

Council, committee and board agendas and minutes

Please note that while the City of Ottawa is transitioning to new E-Agenda software, you can continue to access Council and Committee materials through the existing SIRE E-Agenda page.

If at any time you are unable to find a document or access this page, please send an email to

Looking for old Council, Standing Committee, Transit Commission or Advisory Committee meeting agendas and minutes?
Review meetings that occurred prior to June 18, 2012.

Upcoming meetings of the Ottawa Board of Health, Ottawa Police Services Board, Ottawa Public Library Board and Committee of Adjustment can also be found in SIRE E-Agenda.

Council and committee meetings during COVID-19

Council and Committee meetings are being held electronically until further notice.

You can watch live City Council or Committee meetings on the Ottawa City Council YouTube Channel . Regular City Council Meetings will also be broadcast live on RogersTV Cable 22 and live streamed on the RogersTV Website.

Additional information on the process for members of the public to participate electronically in Committee meetings, including providing oral comments/ public delegations will be available as part of the Agenda for the Committee meeting or by contacting the Committee Coordinator Agendas and Contact details can be found on the Council and Committee Meeting Portal.

Persons wishing to provide comments to Committee or Council on any agenda items may submit such comments in writing, by email to the Committee or Council Coordinator, or by calling the Committee or Council Coordinator.

Security measures for Council and standing committees

The City of Ottawa has implemented security measures to ensure a safe and secure environment for in-person Council, Standing Committee and Transit Commission meetings held in the City Hall Council Chambers – Andrew S. Haydon Hall.

Sign up for City Council updates and upcoming meeting notices


Sign up for an e-subscription to receive City Council Updates and a weekly advisory of upcoming meetings at City Hall.

As a subscriber, you will receive a City Council Update following each council meeting that summarizes some of the major decisions made by City Council. You will also be sent a weekly notification of upcoming Meetings at Ottawa City Hall.

Weekly advisory of upcoming meetings at City Hall

If you prefer, you can sign up for an e-subscription to receive a weekly advisory of upcoming Meetings at City Hall only.

You can unsubscribe at anytime.

Archived Council and committee audio and webcasts

Archived Council webcasts and Committee audiocasts are being migrated to the Ottawa City Council YouTube Channel. Should you be unable to find the meeting you are looking for, or are looking for City Council videos for meetings that occurred from 2006 to 2012, please contact