The Township of Chapleau administration, lead by the Chief Administrative Officer, with the assistance of a Treasurer, Accountant and Receptionist, manages a host of responsibilities related to General Government, Protection to Persons and Property, Transportation Services, Environmental Services, Health Services, Social and Family Services, Leisure and Culture Services, Planning and Economic Development. Within this administrative framework, Chapleau maintains a small, safe, clean community environment for its families and tourists, along with being a model community for industry and environment working together. Chapleau's main industries are rail transportation, forestry and tourism.
Chapleau supports a high technology environment with a quality of life we all look for. Fibre optic cable is available to individual home owners. Wireless access is available at the Township's Civic Center.
Other administrative services include online payments and applications for various undertakings.