About Kent Youth County Council

Kent Youth County Council voices the views and opinions of Kent’s young people.

It helps young people understand the importance of engaging in the democratic process and learn how their vote can make a difference.

Four young people are elected to represent each district in Kent. They are known as members. Four deputy members for each area are also elected.

Twelve young people are also elected to community seats.

Each year the new members choose 3 issues to campaign on which are important to young people.