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The City of Charlotte has 35 boards and commissions.  Residents of Mecklenburg County can volunteer to participate by applying for a vacancy. Interested residents should fill out the online application and submit it to the Office of the City Clerk.   You can subscribe to receive notices of vacancies as they are posted, just click the Notify Meicon on the right side of this page. 

To complete an application, click on "Apply for a Board​".  Once the application is complete, click the green "Submit" button at the end of the application.  Applications can be submitted at any time and are held for one year.  Please note, all information provided on applications is subject to public records law and may be disseminated. 

Boards meet at various times and locations; read more Board details by selecting the Board below. ​To view upcoming board meetings, please visit our Events page.

Please note:  Applications submitted through this website will only be considered for City of Charlotte vacancies; this includes  appointments by the City Council, the Mayor and the City Manager.  Click on the gray bar below where it says "Vacancies" to view all City vacancies.  City Council policy requires that vacancies for City Council appointments be advertised for four weeks prior to nominations.  You can view that notice by clicking below on the box titled "View the Current Vacancy Announcement for City Council Appointments."  

To view and apply for Mecklenburg County boards and commissions, please visit the Mecklenburg County Board of County Commissioners' Advisory Boards webpage.

For  assistance, please call the Office of the City Clerk at 704.336.2248 or email     

Please take time to review the rules and policies established by City Council for members of boards, commissions and committees below: 



View the Current Vacancy Announcement for City Council AppointmentsView the Current Vacancy Announcement for City Council Appointments
Handbook for Board MembersHandbook for Board Members
Attendance Policy for Board MembersAttendance Policy for Board Members
City Council Resolution on BoardsCity Council Resolution on Boards
Code of Ethics, Gift Policy & Disclosure Requirements for Board MembersCode of Ethics, Gift Policy & Disclosure Requirements for Board Members
Statement of Economic InterestStatement of Economic Interest