Our District Government

Our District Government

Find your Counsellors → Bracebridge | Georgian Bay | Gravenhurst | Huntsville | Lake of Bays | Muskoka Lakes | District of Muskoka 

Local government in Muskoka is governed by a two-tier system.  The District Municipality of Muskoka forms the upper-tier, working closely with six Area Municipalities who make up the lower-tier. Both levels collaborate and align services to achieve cost efficiencies and best serve residents and visitors to Muskoka.

Find out about your District Chair, Council and Committees and learn about the District’s strategic priorities,  and the services they provide in your community.

The following six Area Municipalities comprise the lower-tier in Muskoka:

Town of Bracebridge
Township of Georgian Bay
Town of Gravenhurst
Town of Huntsville 
Township of Lake of Bays
Township of Muskoka Lakes
Infographic representing key service responsibilities of local, regional and provincial goverments