Youth Council Applications Open

Youth Council Recruitment



The Bathurst Regional Youth Council is made up of 14 young people aged from 15 to 18 years. The Bathurst Regional Youth Council do things like plan fun events and activities, voice the opinions and concerns of young people to Council, and campaign on a range of health, wellbeing and safety issues. Being part of the Youth Council is an opportunity to learn new skills, make new friends, develop an understanding of Local Government, and gain a sense of pride in doing your part for the community.

The Bathurst Regional Youth Council aims to represent the voices and opinions of all young people in Bathurst and we encourage young people from all backgrounds to apply.

Application Process

To apply for the Bathurst Regional Youth Council 2021/2022, please complete the online Application Form below before the closing date.  (If you are unable to complete the online form please download here and return by email or post by 4pm Tuesday 1 June 2021)

Applications Forms are also available from Council’s Civic Centre or school Year Advisers.

Following the application process, applicants will be asked to attend a short interview.

Prior to completing an application, please read the  Information Sheet.

For more information or help with completing this the application, please email Council’s Community Development Team Leader, Erin Bender, or phone (02) 6333 6523.

Applications must be received by 4:00pm on Tuesday 1 June 2021.



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