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Commissioner of Oaths

All Councillors and the Mayor can act as a Commissioner for Oaths.

A Commissioners for Oaths is empowered to:

  • administer oaths
  • take and receive affirmations, or declarations
  • attest (be witness to) oaths, affirmations, or declarations

Oaths (or solemn statements) confirm that a written statement is true (typically for use in court, estate, or land title transactions).

Residents wishing to use the service of a Commissioner of Oaths should contact the Town Administration Office to arrange an appointment.

Additional information for residents is provided below in the document titled, "Resident's Guidelines - Commissioners for Oaths".