Kingston and Richmond Youth Council and UK Youth Parliament Elections 2022
Voting in the Kingston and Richmond Youth Council and UK Youth Parliament elections took place in schools and youth clubs from Tuesday 1 to Thursday 31 March 2022.
Over the last year students from secondary schools in Kingston and Richmond have undertaken candidate training to prepare them for the elections.
What is the Kingston and Richmond Youth Council?
The Kingston and Richmond Youth Council is a group of young people that ensure the voice of young people is heard and acted upon in both boroughs.
What is UK Youth Parliament?
The UK Youth Parliament ensures that young people have the opportunity to use their voice to bring about change on a national level. There is a member of Youth Parliament for each borough.
What do they do?
Kingston and Richmond Youth Council and the UK Youth Parliament have the power to influence important decisions that affect the lives of young people in Kingston and Richmond and across the UK. They also plan innovative projects, events and training that take place throughout the year.