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UK Youth Parliament

Your chance to make a difference in Portsmouth.

Portsmouth City Council is launching a campaign to find your next Member of Youth Parliament (MYP).

If you are aged 11-17 and live in Portsmouth, you can stand for election and you will be able to vote.

If you are interested in being our next MYP please read the application pack for further information and details on how to apply. Note: if you require an accessible version of the application pack, please email [email protected].

Voting will be in March. You will all get information on how to vote and who you can vote for nearer the time.

How can I find out more about what an MYP does?

Join our Zoom information session to find out all you need to know about becoming a Member for Portsmouth Youth Parliament on Friday 22 January from 5-6pm.

Visit the Eventbrite page to book your place on the information session.

How do I apply?

Before you begin your application, please read this document which covers the questions you will need to answer and the formats you can answer them in.

To complete the online application form, click here.

Applications must be completed by Friday 5 February 2021.