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.


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

Applications for the 2018- 2019 Youth Council are now available in the Recreation Division office at 210 Wolfe Street, on the City's website and can be emailed to anyone interested in applying.

 Application deadline for the 2018- 2019 term is May 11, 2018 at 4:30 pm.


Youth Council term is for one year and hours accumulated can go towards the 40 hour volunteer high school