Applications and letters of interest are invited to fill one unscheduled vacancy on the Santa Monica Rent Control Board for a partial term ending November 2022. The person appointed will serve until the next general election in November 2022.

All persons are invited to apply regardless of race, sex, age, disability, religion, marital status, national origin, sexual preference, or ancestry.  Applicants must be residents and registered voters in the City of Santa Monica. No Santa Monica City employee may serve as a member of any Board or Commission.

All interested parties please send applications and/or letters of interest to:

Alvin Ho, Board Secretary

City Hall

1685 Main Street, Room 202

Santa Monica, CA 90401 

Applications are due in the Rent Control Board office by 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, July 6, 2022.

Applicants will be invited to make a presentation of up to 3-minutes to the Rent Control Board at a public meeting at 7 p.m. on Thursday, July 14, 2022. The Rent Control Board will appoint a new commissioner that evening.

The State Political Reform Act requires certain officeholders to disclose their interest and income which may be materially affected by their official action. The applicant appointed to serve in this position will be required to file a Statement of Economic Interest (Form 700) upon assuming office, and annually thereafter. ln addition, this position is required to complete two hours of Ethics Training (AB1234) biennially.

To apply, download the Application for Appointment to Vacant Position online at

Disability related assistance and alternate formats of this document are available upon request by calling (310) 458-8751.

Submitted by the City of Santa Monica