The council provides the Office of the Seniors Advocate with advice and feedback on the issues facing seniors living in British Columbia, from the perspective of seniors from diverse backgrounds, ages, geographical areas and cultures. The authority for this council is found in the Seniors Advocate Act section 6, “Power to Establish Advisory Council”.

The inaugural Council was selected by the Council of Senior Citizens’ Organizations of B.C. (COSCO) from over 300 applications. The maximum term on the council is three years.

Click here for a list of current council members.