The Islands Trust is a federation of 12 special-purpose local government bodies and Bowen Island Municipality, all of which plan land use and regulate development in the Islands Trust Area (see map).
The Islands Trust consists of several distinct corporate entities: Islands Trust Council, Executive Committee, 12 local trust committees, Bowen Island Municipality, and Islands Trust Conservancy.
-Excerpted from the Islands Trust 202`1 Annual Report
Trust Council's 2018–2022 Strategic Plan was amended in March 2021 to align with Trust Council priorities, staff resources & budget.
The plan has five priorities:
Marine and freshwater stewardship
Community and communication