Skip to main content
COVID-19 Orange setting

For information about our services and facilities restrictions during the protection framework settings, see the COVID-19 section

For up-to-date information on COVID-19, visit covid-19.govt.nz

Candidate nominations for the Local elections 2022 close at 12 noon on Friday 12 August 2022.
More Download the nomination forms. Learn moreCandidate nominations for the Local elections 2022 close at 12 noon on Friday 12 August 2022.

Te Rōpū Kaitohutohu Take Taiohi

Youth Advisory Panel

The Youth Advisory Panel offers advice based on their experiences living as young people aged 14 to 24 years, to help us improve outcomes for this community.

They will: identify the issues that are important to young people, provide advice on our regional strategies, policies and plans, help us effectively engage with young people.

Panel members

The panel members for 2019-2022 are:

  • Veisinia Maka
  • Chris Balzat (Co-chairperson)
  • Alexa Forrest - Pain
  • Amy Irvine
  • Faenza - Lee Hiroti
  • Hannah Njo
  • Murali Krishna Magesan (Co-chairperson)
  • Taric Speir.

Meetings of the panel

The Youth Advisory Panel holds three scheduled meetings and up to seven meetings with staff each year. Scheduled meetings are open to the public. For dates, agendas and minutes, see agendas and minutes

Get in touch with the panel

To attend or present at a meeting of the Youth Advisory Panel, or find more information, email:

youthadvisory.panel@aucklandcouncil.govt.nz

 

​Demographic advisory panels terms of reference

​Reports

For the latest end of term report, see Auckland Council Youth Advisory Panel end of term report 2019.