Mayor Brad West

Mayor Brad West
  • Elected as Port Coquitlam’s 16th Mayor in October 2018
  • Council Designate, Planning & Development
  • Council Designate, Downtown & Economic Development

Metro Vancouver Committee Appointments:

  • Metro Vancouver Board Member
  • Mayors Committee, Chair
  • COVID-19 Response & Recovery Task Force, Member
  • Finance and Intergovernment Committee, Member
  • Regional Economic Prosperity Management Board, Member
  • Regional Planning Committee, Member

Translink Appointments:

  • Mayors’ Council, Member
  • Mayors’ Council on Regional Transportation, Member

Municipal Finance Authority:

  • Trustee


Request a Meeting

Mayor West has an open-door policy and readily meets with Port Coquitlam citizens and stakeholders to discuss issues affecting the community.

Requests to meet with the Mayor must be made in writing to:

  • Mayor’s Office, Port Coquitlam City Hall, 2580 Shaughnessy St., Port Coquitlam BC V3C 2A8

Requests must include:

  • A contact person and their daytime contact details
  • The names of those to attend
  • The subject of the meeting.

A life-long resident of Port Coquitlam, Brad West was first elected to Council in 2008. He was re-elected in 2011 and 2014, receiving the most votes of all candidates both times.

In 2018, Brad was elected as the 16th Mayor of the City of Port Coquitlam.

Brad is focused on the key priorities of our residents:

  • Ensuring Port Coquitlam is the best place in BC to raise a family.
  • Making life more affordable for everyone, especially working families and seniors.
    Respecting taxpayers with responsible financial management.
  • Attracting more and diverse businesses and amenities to Port Coquitlam, especially our downtown.
  • Promoting sports and recreation opportunities for young people.
  • Enhancing our natural environment, rivers, trails and parks.

Brad lives in PoCo with his wife Blaire. In 2017, the couple welcomed their first child, Liam. Becoming a Dad motivates Brad every day to make Port Coquitlam a place future generations will be proud to call home.

With a young son, a mortgage and the costs of raising a family, Brad understands first hand the challenges facing many people in our community. He is in touch with the lives of regular people because he is one.

He is a graduate of the University of Victoria, St. Francis Xavier University and most recently completed a program in Leadership at Harvard University.

Birthday and Anniversary Greetings

Upon request, the Mayor will provide greetings to Port Coquitlam residents celebrating birthdays of 75 years and up or celebrating wedding anniversaries of 40 years and up.

Invite the Mayor

The Mayor’s Office receives numerous invitations to various events in and around Port Coquitlam. Please provide as much notice as possible when inviting the Mayor to your event.


Mayor Brad West can be contacted by phone, fax, email, mail, and by appointment in his office.

Tel 604.927.5410

Office Hours

8:30 am to 4:30 pm, Monday to Friday (except statutory holidays)

Location and Mailing Address

Mayor’s Office
Mayor Brad West
3rd Floor, City Hall, 2580 Shaughnessy Street
Port Coquitlam, BC
V3V 2A8