Applications for Membership on Boards, Commissions and Committees


New ONLINE Application for Boards, Commissions, and Committees.

Click here to apply quickly and easily!


Members are appointed by the City Council to City boards, commissions and committees for two year terms that begin on September 1 each year. The City Council accepts applications year round for their Commissions, Committees and Boards. Annual interviews are held in the spring, however, many boards, commissions and committees have vacancies throughout the year.

Click here for more information regarding current vacancies for City of Novato Boards, Commissions & Committees

For further information about the application process, please contact the City Clerk's Office at (415) 899-8900 or by e-mail at


Board, Commission and Committee Applications

Responsibilities of Boards, Commissions, and Committees

To apply using a paper application, click here. Completed, signed applications should be returned to the Novato City Clerk, 922 Machin Avenue, Novato, CA 94945

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