Connect with the Mayor

​Mailing Address

His Worship Darrin Canniff
Municipality of Chatham-Kent
315 King Street West, P.O. Box 640
Chatham, ON N7M 5K8

Phone: 519-436-3219

Please note: Due to the volume of mail received by Mayor Canniff, your e-mail or letter may not get an automatic acknowledgement. Inquiries may be forwarded to a staff member in the Mayor's Office or to a municipal department for a response.

Arrange a Meeting with the Mayor

A meeting with the Mayor can be requested by:

It is helpful to include details on the reason for the meeting, the issues that you wish to discuss and the names of the persons that plan to attend the meeting so that appropriate municipal staff can be invited, if necessary, and an appropriate meeting room can be arranged to accommodate those attending.

Invite the Mayor to Attend a Function or Event

Invitations to the Mayor can be submitted by:

Please include details regarding the event, date, time, location and what the Mayor's role will be at the event. As the Mayor's calendar fills up quickly, we ask that you provide as much advance notice as possible to respond to your request.

If the Mayor is not available to attend the event, we will arrange for the Acting Mayor, Ward Councillor(s) or Designate Councillor to attend and to represent the Municipality.

Request a Lapel Pin or Certificate of Recognition

Lapel Pins

There are two types of lapel pins. The number of pins provided is at the discretion of the Mayor. To order your lapel pins, please complete and submit the Lapel Pin Request Form.

  • Corporate Crest Lapel Pin: This pin shows the official corporate crest and can be provided to visiting groups, for community events and citizens that are travelling nationally or internationally.
  • Chatham-Kent Logo Lapel Pin: This pin shows the Chatham-Kent logo and can be provided to visiting groups, for community events and citizens that are travelling nationally or internationally.

Certificate of Recognition

Certificate of Recognition recognizes an important milestone of an individual, business or organization. To order your certificate, please complete and submit the Certificate of Recognition Form.

Certificates can also be requested from the Prime Minister of Canada, as well as the MPs and MPPs listed below:

  • Mr. Monte McNaughton - Member of Provincial Parliament, Lambton-Kent-Middlesex  |  519-627-1015
  • Mr. Rick Nicholls - Member of Provincial Parliament, Chatham-Kent-Leamington  |  519-351-0510
  • Mr. Dave Epp - Member of Parliament, Chatham-Kent-Leamington  |  519-358-7555
  • Ms. Lianne Rood - Member of Parliament, Lambton-Kent-Middlesex  |  519-245-6561

Working for the Municipality of Chatham-Kent

All hiring at the Municipality is processed through Human Resources. All applicants receive equal consideration based on their qualifications. The Mayor is not involved in the review of applicants. For additional information, please visit the Jobs section of our website or contact Human Resources at 519-360-1998.

Questions or Comments about Municipal Services

All questions and comments should be directed to our Customer Service. Please call 519-360-1998 or email