Leeds Youth Council


What is the LYC?

The Leeds Youth Council is a network of 10 - 18 year olds (or up to 25 with additional needs) who live in Leeds and who are passioniate about making a difference. There are currently over 400 members.


Any young person who lives in Leeds or goes to school/college  in Leeds can become a member of the Leeds Youth Council. Signing up takes less than five minutes and once you are a member you will receive:

  • A welcome pack of freebies and information

  • Regular updates telling you about events, new groups and consultations

  • Option to apply to join the monthly LYC Working Group

  • Get invited to fun events like bowling

  • Opportunities to have your say on the issues that affect you

  • Free training workshops - and get a Leeds Youth Award

  • Make new friends and learn new skills


If you would like to join the LYC network just download and complete the LYC membership form and return it to us by email at vic@leeds.gov.uk or to the postal address on the form.