Youth Advisory Committee

The Youth Advisory Committee (YAC) is a group of passionate young people aged 15-25 who want to make a difference in their community, gain leadership skills and be influential in local government decision making.

The YAC meet once a month - consulting with council and external organisations surrounding issues facing young people within the City of Port Phillip. The Committee also manage a number of self-guided community projects and partake in various training opportunities to develop their skills to better help support their community.

Past YAC Projects

How can I join the committee?

To be eligible to join the YAC you must be aged between 15-25 and live, work, study or play in the City of Port Phillip.

Applications for 2024 are now open. If you're interested in driving change in the local community and meeting like-minded young people submit an application before Friday 19 January 2024.

Submit an application