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Application and Appointment Process

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Please read the following two documents before submitting an application:

How to Apply

Content of the application is a matter of public record.  N.C. Public Records Law requires that any information you provide on this application for volunteer service be available for public inspection.

Fill out a Volunteer Application online

Download a Volunteer Application in Adobe PDF format

Fill out and return to:
Donna Baker
PO Box 8181 
Hillsborough, NC 27278
fax to (919) 640-1953

Contact us by mail, telephone, email or in person if you think you would like to volunteer.   We will send an application immediately.

Disclosure Statement

Individuals who are appointed to the following boards will need to complete a disclosure statement after the appointment and annually thereafter. 

  • Orange County Planning Board
  • Orange County Board of Adjustment
  • Economic Development Commission
  • Board of Equalization and Review

Townships -
Some positions have residence requirements.  See the Township Map if you need to determine if you live in a specific township.

Hillsborough Extraterritorial Jurisdiction -
See a map of the Hillsborough city limits and also the ETJ limits.