Join Surrey Immigrant Advisory Roundtable
Monday, June 4, 2018

The Surrey Immigrant Advisory Roundtable (IAR) is looking for immigrants and refugees interested in joining the group. This is a unique opportunity to participate in the initiative that aims to build a truly welcoming and inclusive Surrey. Download the Application. Deadline to apply is June 27, 2018.

The Surrey IAR is looking for FIVE (5) additional members who:

  • Are immigrants or refugees living and/or working in Surrey
  • Represent the diversity of Surrey (a range of countries of origin, length of time in Canada, immigration status, age, gender, occupational/educational backgrounds, etc.)
  • Have experience, knowledge and, abilities related to immigration integration, community development or civic engagement,
  • Can commit sufficient time to be active volunteers of the group, and
  • Are non-partisan

Members will be appointed for a period of 12 months (July 2018 – July 2019) and will be expected to meet at least 6 times a year. Additionally, members are expected to spend at least additional 8 hours a month to attend the training, participate in Surrey LIP Working Groups and attend the IAR ad-hoc meetings. Please review current IAR membership, activities and meeting agendas here.

How to Apply

  • Download the application
  • Print the application, fill it out, scan and email back to oshcherbyna@surrey.ca OR
  • Print the application, fill it out and bring a hard copy to Surrey City Hall (13450 - 104 Ave, Surrey) and leave it at the reception, attention to Olga Shcherbyna, Surrey LIP, Planning and Development Department
  • Submit your application by June 27, 2018

If you have a specific question about the Immigrant Advisory Roundtable, please contact the Surrey LIP Project Coordinator, Olga Shcherbyna, via email at oshcherbyna@surrey.ca or by phone at 604-592-7059.