=== Processing of LC applications ===
~ draft ~
|Creation of application page on the OSMF website▼
Creation of application page on the OSMF website
|Sub-page under the main [https://wiki.osmfoundation.org/wiki/Local_Chapters/Applications Applications] page.
Open membership structure / Voting Rights
* Not For Profit status (either formal or by statue)
person of contact with OSMF
|Local community Consultation
|Duration: usually 2 weeks.<br>
* local mailing list
* other communication channels used by local mappers (e.g. forum)
- We might suggest
for the email to be distributed
other channels and notify us about them.▼
- We might ask community members to translate the email in official language(s) of region related to application (if non-EN).<br> ▲
- We might suggest for the email to be distributed on other channels and notify us about them.
|Duration: usually 2 weeks and at the same time as the community consultation <br>
| Board Vote initiation
|Sign Formal Agreement
|Template lives [
https://wiki.osmfoundation.org/wiki/Local_Chapters/Template_agreement here]. If SotM international is close, it is preferable to sign the agreement there during the closing ceremony.
OSMF website and OSM wiki
representative to AB mailing list,
update OSMF website.▼
| Ask about Advisory Board (AB) Representative
|Add new representative to AB mailing list, update OSMF website.