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Budget 2017-2018

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The School District No. 43 (Coquitlam) Board of Education budget process for the 2017-2018 year is outlined below and will provide multiple opportunities for stakeholder input. This page will be periodically updated, please check back regularly.


The best approach for you to contribute to the budget process is to first learn about the government funding process, how SD43 allocates funding, and past and present SD43 budgets. Read the information below to become well informed.


Opportunities for engagement will be available in person and on online during the budget process timeline.


Stakeholder information and consultation events take place from April 11 - 25, 2017 as outlined below. There will be an opportunity for questions at each of the meetings outlined.

  • Special Public Meeting - Presentation of 2017-2018 Preliminary Budget
    Tuesday, April 11, 2017, 6:30 p.m.
    Winslow Centre Gymnasium, 1100 Winslow Avenue, Coquitlam, BC
    The Preliminary Budget will be presented at this Special Public Board Meeting. An Open House will follow immediately after to provide stakeholders an opportunity to speak with Trustees and key staff and contribute input.
  • Open House
    Tuesday April 11, 2017, approximately 7:30 p.m.
    Winslow Centre Gymnasium, 1100 Winslow Avenue, Coquitlam, BC
    An opportunity to speak with Trustees and key staff and contribute input.
  • Special Public Meeting - Delegation Presentations
    Tuesday, April 18, 2017, 6:30 p.m. 
    Winslow Centre Gymnasium, 1100 Winslow Avenue, Coquitlam, BC
    This will be an opportunity for delegations to present to the Board of Education on specific aspects of the budget. If you or your group would like to make a presentation, contact the Office of the Secretary-Treasurer before noon on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at 604-939-9201 or email
    • When calling or emailing, please provide the following information:
      (i) name, email and phone number of presenter; and
      (ii) written explanation of the budget matter you wish to cover (required); and recommendations and suggestions on how to address the issue(s).
      For more information please refer to the Delegation Presentation Guidelines           
  • Regular Public Board Meeting - Final Budget Presentation and Board Approval
    Tuesday, April 25, 2017, 7 p.m.
    Winslow Centre Gymnasium, 1100 Winslow Avenue, Coquitlam, BC
    The annual budget will be presented to the Board of Education for approval. This final budget would incorporate changes requested by the Board based on stakeholder input.


School District No. 43 (Coquitlam)

550 Poirier St, Coquitlam BC
V3J 6A7
604-939-9201 604-939-7828