Could you be a youth councillor for Derbyshire?

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The hunt is on to find Derbyshire’s next youth councillors.

Derbyshire Youth Council is made up of 57 young people between 11 and 17. Youth councillors are elected from across the county and get to have a say about things affecting young people.

Derbyshire County Council is looking for young people who think they have what it takes to get involved and stand for election.

Young people interested in standing for election can pick up a nomination form in school or download it from Nomination forms need to be completed by February 12. Young people will be given the chance to vote for who they would like to be elected. The new youth council will be announced at County Hall in Matlock on March 20.