Professional Accreditation


Accredited Ontario Municipal Clerk  

The Accredited Ontario Municipal Clerk” (AOMC) designation certifies a Clerk on their education, experience and professional contributions. The profession oriented designation seeks to create a standard for Ontario Clerks and drive professionalism forward through a commitment to continuous learning and development.

The AOMC Handbook provides a baseline of informaiton to help you get started with the accreditation program. 


Program Overview

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The Submission Process


The Review Process


Maintenance of the Designation


How to Get Started

Tools and Resources

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(when attaching evidence to the AOMC Application Form)





AOMC Testimonials

“The Accredited Ontario Municipal Clerk designation offered through AMCTO is an important step in the career of a municipal clerk and pursing the designation was a worthwhile venture.  It is a valuable designation because it confirms the utmost qualities and skills that a competent municipal clerk should have. Achieving this designation showcases the professionalism and experience that a municipal clerk must obtain through AMCTO and it is recognized among peers in local government.  I am proud to be a recognized holder of this designation.”

Michael Di Lullo, AOMC, City Clerk/Director of Council Services, City of Cambridge

For Assistance

After reading the AOMC handbook, feel free to contact Nikki Gaudon, Accreditation Coordinator with any further inquiries.