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The young mayor

Find out about the young mayor and other young people representing their peers in Lewisham and learn about their roles.

Do you want to be the next young mayor?

Could you be the next young mayor of Lewisham? If you’re aged between 13 and 17 (on Wednesday 7 February 2024), live in Lewisham and/or go to school, college or work in Lewisham, the answer could be yes!

The new young mayor

The Young Mayor for 2024-25 is Bilvilyn Asamoah and the Deputy Young Mayor is Paul Frimpong.

About the young mayor

Read about what the young mayor does, how young people choose their young mayor and the history of the role.

Apply to vote by post

Find out how to apply for a postal vote in the election for the young mayor of Lewisham.

Vote for the next Young Mayor of Lewisham

Find out how to vote for the Lewisham's next young mayor.

Past young mayors

Find out about the work of previous young mayors for Lewisham. 

Young advisers

Find out about the work of Lewisham's young advisers.

Commemorative book

Take a look at our book commemorating the 10th anniversary of our young mayor scheme.