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Baljit Gosal, Conservative, Brampton West, Ontario


  • May, 2011: Won election in 2011, with 34.40% of the vote


  • 2006: Lost to Lib. Collen Beaumier

Bal and his family have lived in Brampton for over 22 years. Bal and his wife, Pawanjit, have three children growing up in Brampton. Originally from India, Bal moved to Canada in 1981, originally residing in British Columbia, and in 1983 he settled in Brampton.

Bal has a Bachelor of Science degree and a Stationary Engineer 4th class Certificate. In 1984, Bal joined McDonnell Douglas Canada. In 1994 he joined The Prudential Insurance Company (later London Life). In 2004 Bal became associated with Goodison Insurance and Financial Services, building a successful business in our community as an Insurance Broker and a Financial Security Advisor.

Bal has been an active member of Brampton as a high profile contributor to many local community agencies and services including the Peel Region Police Services Board, the Ontario Film Review Board, the Brampton YMCA Regional Council, the Brampton Board of Trade Marketing Committee, the Treasurer and founding member of Ontario Federation of Sports and Cultural Organization as well as Director and past Secretary & Treasurer of Ontario Khalsa Darbar Sports and Cultural Centre.

He remains active in the community serving on the City of Brampton Property Standards Committee, the William Osler Hospital Foundation South Asian Round Table, the Safe City Association Board, the Canadian Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors and the Insurance Brokers of Ontario.

  • Gosal moved to Canada in 1981
  • In 1983, he moved to Ontario and settled in Brampton.
  • He was born in village Ratainda, Punjab, district Nawanshahr,India