Youth Council

This is your chance to make a difference by becoming a member of the Peterborough Youth Council!

The Youth Council, with support from the Peterborough Youth Commission,

  • Will engage, assist and empower young people in Peterborough to take action in addressing youth issues in our community,
  • Provide members with leadership skills, responsibility, and an opportunity to contribute to the community,
  • Provide a positive connection to other youth and adults in Peterborough.

Applications are available to youth 10-21 years of age residing in the City of Peterborough or attending school in the City. 

Application forms are available online here or in the Recreation Division at City Hall. Candidates will be called for an interview. Volunteering as a Youth Council member will qualify for secondary school volunteer community hours.

The application deadline for the 2017-2018 Youth Council is Friday, May 12, 2017 at 4:30 pm.

For further information please contact the Youth Council at or call 705 742-7777 x 1805.