Advisory Board/Commission Volunteer Opportunities


The Town of Waxhaw would like to invite you to submit an application to serve on one of Waxhaw's Volunteer Boards or Commissions. You can access this application by clicking the following link: Below are guidelines for completing the application and a current list of openings.   

Need more information before deciding what Board or Commission to apply for? Click on each individual Board/Commission page to the left for details. For additional information you may want to review the Board & Commission New Member Guide. Upon appointment, Orientation Training is provided by the town staff. 

To view the orientation video, please click on the following link: Board & Commission New Member Orientation & Oath of Office Training.

To view current mid-term vacancies, please click on the following link: 2020 Board and Commission Mid-Term Vacancies.

*Note: when ranking your top 3 choices on the application, please pay close attention to what advisory boards have vacancies.


1) One application per person; you may apply for your top 3 boards/commissions using 1 application.  
2) Applications may be completed online or Stop by Town Hall for a Paper Application.
3) Applications are accepted at any time and are held for consideration for 1 year.
4) Annual term appointments (terms are for 3-years) are made by the Board of Commissioners in September (terms begin October 1st and end September 30th in the term year end). For your application to be considered for a term appointment, it must be submitted to the Clerk's Office by June 30th.