Current Citizen Member Vacancies 

The City of Brantford is grateful to the volunteers who lend their skills and expertise to City projects and initiatives by participating in various City Boards, Committees and Task Forces that reflect the diverse nature of Brantford’s population.

If you are a team player who is interested in meeting new people, taking on a new challenge and committed to making our city a better place to live, work and play you may be a good fi t for one of the following volunteer opportunities:

  • Brant, Brantford and Six Nations Impaired and Distracted Driving Advisory Committee
  • Brantford Accessibility Advisory Committee
  • Brantford Airport Board
  • Brantford Cultural Advisory Committee
  • Brantford Heritage Committee
  • Brownfields Community Advisory Committee
  • Brantford Public Library Board
  • Committee of Adjustment
  • Control of Vicious Dogs Committee
  • Cultural and Built Heritage Grant Program Advisory Committee
  • Downtown Incentive Program Advisory Committee
  • Economic Development Advisory Committee
  • Environmental Policy Advisory Committee
  • Grand River Conservation Authority
  • Property Standards Committee
  • Tourism Advisory Committee
  • Shellard Lane Task Force
  • Council Remuneration Citizen Review Committee
  • Police Services Board
  • Board of Directors for Brantford Group of Companies 

Please Note: Any changes to this list will be posted on the City’s website and included in any public notices appearing in the Civic News section of the Brantford Expositor

Applicants to the Brantford Public Library Board must be at least 18 years of age, a Canadian citizen, a resident of Brantford and not employed by the Board or by the City.  

Applicants for all other vacancies must be at least 18 years of age and preference will be given to the appointment of persons who are the owner or tenant of land or the spouse of said owner or tenant in the City of Brantford. Individuals can apply for membership to a maximum of three (3) Boards, Advisory Committees or Task Forces.

Applications for the Brantford Public Library Board have now been extended until 4:30 p.m. on Friday, January 18, 2019.

Application forms for the Library Board are available in the City Clerk’s Department, Brantford City Hall during regular business hours, on the City’s website at

Applications for all other vacancies will be received until 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, February 12, 2019.

Application forms and general information is available in the City Clerk’s Department, Brantford City Hall during regular business hours, on the City’s website at and at the two Information Sessions provided by the City as follows:

Friday, January 18, 2019 12:00 noon
Thursday, February 7, 2019 6:00 p.m.

Each Information Session runs approximately one (1) hour in length and will be held in the Council Chambers, Brantford City Hall, which is wheelchair accessible. Other accommodations can be made upon request to the City Clerk’s Department by contacting 519-759-4150 ext. 5358. While optional, attendance at one of the sessions is strongly encouraged. Registration is not required. We look forward to welcoming all participants.