Applications for Boards, Commissions and Committees

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Listed below are those boards and commissions whose members are required to file a disclosure statement with the County of Marin and the disclosure category requirements. PLEASE NOTE that if you are appointed to one of the boards or commissions on this list, you will be required to file a Statement of Economic Interests disclosure form with the Clerk of the Board. Please take a moment to review this information before applying.

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Membership to Marin County boards and commissions changes frequently. Contact the Clerk of the Board at (415) 473-7331 for current membership information or find more information on the Boards and Commissions Search page.

You can also access information on the internet regarding the most recent openings and deadlines for filing an application.

 

Application Instructions for Board and Commissions Application Form

  • Please select the board or commission you wish to apply for before filling out the rest of the form. The form presented is dependent on the board selected.
  • There is an option to attach additional information to the application. Please use the “Attach File” button on the form to do this. There is a limit of three attachments and the allowable file types are: doc, docx, xls, xlsx, txt, pdf, jpg, jpeg, bmp, gif, tif, tiff. Any attachments added using Adobe’s built in attachment panel will not be processed.
  • This is a lengthy form, we recommend saving often and before submission.
  • Upon successful submission, you will receive a confirmation email which will include a copy of your application with attachments. If you do not receive an email within an hour, please email bos@marincounty.org.

Technical Instructions for Board and Commissions Application Form

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Disclosure Requirements

DISCLOSURE REQUIREMENTS

Listed below are those committees and commissions whose members are required to file a disclosure statement with the Clerk of the Board, Room 329, Marin County Civic Center. The members of commissions or committees not listed are not required to file such statement with the County (some Commissions are not administered by the County of Marin and may have their own Conflict of Interest Code).

  Disclosure Category   Disclosure Category
Access Appeals Board 1 Measure A Community Oversight Comm 1
Architectural Commission 1 Parks & Open Space Commissionn 1
Assessment Appeals Boards 1 & 2 1 Personnel Commission 1
Building Board of Appeals 1 Planning Commission 1
Civic Center Conservancy 10 Retirement Board 1
Integrated Pest Management Comm. 10 Strawberry Design Review Board 1
Kentfield Planning Advisory Board 1 Tamalpais Design Review Board 1
Law Library Board of Trustees 3 Workforce Investment Board 10

DISCLOSURE CATEGORY DEFINITIONS

Cat.1 All sources of income, reportable interests in real property and investments and business positions in business entities located in or doing business in Marin County.
Cat.2 Investments and business positions in business entities and sources of income which provide library services, supplies, materials, machinery or equipment of the type utilized by the library.
Cat.3 Reportable interests in real property. Investments and business positions in any business entity located in or doing business in Marin County or income from any source if the business entity or source of income manufactures or sells supplies, machinery or equipment of the type utilized by the County. Investments and business positions in any business entity or income from any source if the business entity or source of income is a contractor or subcontractor engaged in the performance of work or services of the type utilized by the County.

Disclosure Categories

Category Discosure

1

All sources of income, reportable interests in real property and investments and business positions in business entities located in or doing business in Marin County.

3

Investments and business positions in business entities and sources of income which provide library services, supplies, materials, machinery or equipment of the type utilized by the library.

10

Reportable interests in real property. Investments and business positions in any business entity located in or doing business in Marin County or income from any source if the business entity or source of income manufactures or sells supplies, machinery or equipment of the type utilized by the County. Investments and business positions in any business entity or income from any source if the business entity or source of income is a contractor or subcontractor engaged in the performance of work or services of the type utilized by the County.