Summary of Services Provided by Type of Government
The following provides a summary of typical services that are provided by First Nations, municipalities, or regional districts. Although this list includes services that not all communities choose to provide, and it may not include services that some communities do provide, it can be used to gain a general understanding of similarities and differences in service responsibilities. This list is best used as a starting point for discussion between neighbouring communities, when trying to understand all of the demands placed on each other.
Responsible: If a community receives this service, this level of government is typically responsible.
Involved: This type of government may be involved in delivery of this service (through collaboration with other levels of government, providing full or partial funding, some administration of funds, etc.)