Organising Elections

We understand every Local Authority is running elections slightly differently in 2022. Whether you are hosting combined UK Youth Parliament Elections and Make Your Mark, or just Make Your Mark. Please find the resources you need to run the consultation - including a downloadable ballot - available below.

If you are using downloadable tally sheets, please find them below. For combined Member of Youth Parliament Elections and Make Your Mark, speak to your regional coordinator to access editable ballots. 

If you are running Make Your Mark only and ordered paper ballots, please use your delivery tracking codes

Resources for Combined Elections and Make Your Mark

Including eligability of young people, the 2 year term, direct and indiurect elections etc

Local Authority Guide to running combined elections for Member of Youth Parliament and Make Your Mark

Project Plan inc actions, guidance and timings

Timeline of elections for Members of Youth Parliament and Make Your Mark 

Template Candidate Information Pack.

Guide explaining how to run a Polling Station.

Poster explaining how to vote. 

UK Youth Parliament and Make Your Mark COVID-19 Online Contingency Plan

Resources for Make Your Mark

Local Authority Guide to Make Your Mark.

Timeline for Make Your Mark 

For sharing with schools, colleges and youth groups 

Lesson plan for schools, colleges and youth groups taking part in Make Your Mark.

Powerpoint Presentation for assemblies, lessons and sessions.