• Current Introduction
  • Section 1. Applicant Contact Information
  • Section 2. Application
  • Section 3. Signature
  • Complete

Dear Prospective San Mateo County Board and Commission Applicant:

Welcome and thank you for your interest in serving on one of our County Boards and Commissions. San Mateo County Boards and Commissions are groups of residents who address a specific area of interest with their expertise and experience. Boards and Commissions serve a vital role in County government, and their mission is to advise the Board of Supervisors in their decision-making process through direct community participation. These groups vary widely, and more information on each can be found at: https://www.smcgov.org/bnc.

Requirements for Service
Living in San Mateo County is the sole requirement for service on most County Boards and Commissions, but specific Boards and Commissions have additional requirements. County employees are permitted to serve, provided no conflict of interest exists. More information on requirements for service can be found at https://www.smcgov.org/bnc.

Vacancy Notifications
Vacancies on our Boards and Commissions happen year-round. For information on current vacancies, please visit https://www.smcgov.org/bnc/vacancies. You can also subscribe to receive vacancy notifications at this site.

Boards and Commissions Resources
Information on the responsibilities of service and standing rules of our Advisory Boards, Commissions, and Committees is available at https://www.smcgov.org/bnc/resources.

Need Help? Staff are available to help answer your questions and can be reached at: (650) 363-4123.

We greatly appreciate your interest in serving and look forward to receiving your application!

County Executive’s Office