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Volunteer Opportunities

Join a City Council Board, Commission, or Committee (BCC) Today! 

​The City of Lethbridge acknowledges that we are gathered on the lands of the Blackfoot people of the Canadian Plains and pays respect to the Blackfoot people past, present and future while recognizing and respecting their cultural heritage, beliefs and relationship to the land.  The City of Lethbridge is also home to the Metis Nation of Alberta, Region III.

The City of Lethbridge is committed to fostering an environment of diversity and inclusion, and City Council's Boards, Commissions and Committees play an integral part in this. Applicants from all diverse backgrounds and experiences are encouraged to apply.

Current volunteer opportunities are listed below. 

More information on each Board, Commission or Committee (BCCs) can be found by clicking the BCC title in the table.

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Board, Commission or Committee:

​# of Public Vacancies*: 

​Assessment Review Board
Animal Welfare Committee
Chinook Arch Regional Library Board
​Combative Sports Commission
Galt Museum and Archives
Heart of Our City Committee
Historic Places Advisory Committee
Lethbridge Library Board
Lethbridge Police Commission
Subdivision and Appeal Board

​Youth Advisory Council

(must be between the ages of 14-25)




*A public vacancy refers to those positions held by Citizens at Large (not Organizational or Industry Representatives). For specific membership qualifications, should any exist, please check the BCC websites linked above.

Preliminary Application Information and Timelines: 

  • While we appreciate and thank all applicants for their interest, due to the high volume of applications only those applicants selected will be contacted. 
  • We have extended the application deadline to October 1, 2021. 
  • The BCC Recruitment Period runs for several weeks.* As such, it may be 3-15 weeks before you hear back from us, should you be a selected applicant. This depends on when you apply during the recruitment period.
  • All appointments are typically ratified at City Council's Organizational Meeting each fall. However, with the municipal election this year, the selected applicants will be ratified late November or early December.*

*Specific timelines will be added to this page as more information becomes available, such as the recrutiment period from application open to deadline. 

The purpose of the City Council Committees Policy is to define the circumstances for the establishment of City Council.

Questions? Contact us. 

Office of the City Clerk