Information Technology

The Information Technology (IT) Department is responsible for managing corporate technology and infrastructure, computer systems, and data resources. The IT team provides service to approximately 650 staff, and supports public and internal systems, such as financial, property and taxation, payroll, materials management, budget, recreation, business licences, emergency services, and the geographic information system (GIS). The department also maintains corporate communications assets, which include telephone, radio, email, networks, cabling, switches and servers.

Technical Advice

Beyond day-to-day operations, the department plans and coordinates strategic technology direction and investments, develops standards and system architectures, and provides business solutions to help front-line departments deliver public services proficiently and securely.