The UK Youth Parliament enables young people to use their energy and passion to change the world for the better.

The UK Youth Parliament provides opportunities for 11-18 year olds to use their elected voice to bring about social change through meaningful representation and campaigning.

Annual Conference

ANNUAL CONFERENCE Members of the Youth Parliament from across the UK have come together annually to take part in workshops, debate, create and change national manifesto policy, and network. It takes place...

Electing Debate Leads

Each Region and Nation will elect a Debate Lead and a reserve to represent their area at UK Youth Parliament’s debate in the House of Commons, on Friday 8th November...

House of Commons Debate

How does it work? Members of Youth Parliament aged 11-18 take part in an annual debate in the House of Commons chamber, chaired by the Speaker of the House of Commons Rt...

How does UKYP work?

The UK Youth Parliament has over 364 representatives (369 seats for elected Members of Youth Parliament, all aged 11-18. MYPs are usually elected in annual youth elections throughout the UK. Any young...

Members of Youth Parliament

Members of Youth Parliament (MYPs)

Our history

Founding Father of the UK Youth Parliament Andrew Rowe was the Conservative MP for Faversham and Mid-Kent, without whom there would be no UK Youth Parliament. Andrew believed passionately that the...

Steering Group Elections Information

What does the Steering Group (SG) do? The UK Youth Parliament Steering Group (the new name for the old Procedures Group) makes the decisions that steer the development of the...


UK Youth Parliament Manifesto

Procedures Group

Current procedure group representatives


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