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A municipal library is to be managed by a library board. The members of the library board and their successors in office are a corporation with the powers and duties given in the Library Act. Library Board members are appointees of City Council and operate under provincial legislation as detailed on the Public Library Services website.


Membership Recruitment

 Membership recruitment for the Prince George Public Library is currently closed.


Application Packages for the Prince George Public Library Board are available here

Applicants are asked not to submit applications until both of the following steps are complete.


  1. Complete a Criminal Record Review

All applicants are required to undergo an RCMP Criminal Record Check as part of the Library Board appointment   process.  To request a Criminal Record Check, applicants may:

  • Download a Police Information Check form.  The completed form can be dropped off at the Victoria Street RCMP Detachment; or
  • Pick up a form at the Victoria Street RCMP Detachment or Legislative Services Department, 5th Floor, City Hall.  The  completed form can be dropped off at the Victoria Street RCMP Detachment; or
  • Apply for a Criminal Record Check through the Ministry of Justice website using the provided Access Code.  Once your   application is complete, the Criminal Record Check will be emailed directly to the Legislative Services Department. 
                        Website:                          Access Code: 2PBX9V7NE7 

2.   Complete the Volunteer Application Form

  • Pursuant to Section 5 (2) (a) of the Library Act, all applicants to the Prince George Public Library Board must be residents or electors of the City of Prince George.
  • The Act also states that all appointments are for terms of two (2) years, and that no member may serve on the Library Board for more than 8 consecutive years.
  • In addition to completing a Library Board Application Form, all applicants should attach additional relevant materials (resume, curriculum vitae, and supporting material) to the application form, and a covering letter outlining your reasons for applying and potential contributions to the Prince George Public Library Board of Trustees.

Note:  Supporting documentation (i.e. resume/CV and cover letter) must be submitted with all applications regardless of whether you are a new applicant, returning applicant or existing board or council committee member.

For further information or to have an application package mailed to you, please call 250.561.7655 or email

Confidentiality Notice:  The personal information requested on this form is collected for the purpose of considering applications for appointments to City boards, committees and commissions.  Personal information contained on this form is collected under the authority of and in accordance with the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.  Applications and associated documentation will be forwarded to Council in their entirety for inclusion on a Council agenda and may become part of a public record. 


All reports linked below are in PDF format.


These minutes are posted here for your convenience only and are not legal versions. The legal versions are available from Administration at City Hall, 1100 Patricia Blvd., Prince George, BC. All minutes linked below are in PDF format.


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