Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions of the 18th Youth Parliament Pakistan ®

The Youth Parliament Pakistan® is conceived and implemented by Pakistan Institute of Legislative Development And Transparency – PILDAT.

  • A total of 300 young eligible members from all of Pakistan’s National Assembly constituencies, as well as those of Gilgit Baltistan, Azad Jammu & Kashmir, and overseas Pakistanis, will make up the 18th Youth Parliament Pakistan®.
  • Two Alternate members will be chosen for each 18th YPP seat.
  • The 18th Youth Parliament Pakistan® will have a one-year tenure with a few online events and in-person residential sessions at Islamabad.
  • As of February 24, 2023, members’ ages would range from 18 to 29.
  • The YPP Secretariat will complete the member selection.
  • The next section contains the selection criteria. Candidates will be chosen when the submitted EOIs have been narrowed down, and they will be contacted by email only.
  • Women, religious minorities, persons with disabilities, transgenders and young Pakistanis from disadvantaged neighborhoods are highly encouraged to apply.
  • No application or registration fee will be charged.
  • Separate costs for certain events, such as in-person session activities, will be disclosed closer to the activity date.
  • Exclusive discounts and first choice of participation in the paid sessions will be granted to Selective Members based on the performance and need of the individuals.
  • A portion of the YPP programme proceedings may be aired or live-streamed.
  • A section on how to support yourself in participating at the in-person sessions has been given separately.
  • PILDAT/YPP Secretariat has the right to modify the terms and conditions at any moment and without prior notification. Nonetheless, every attempt will be made to provide the affected parties enough advance notice of the change.
  • In the EOI, candidates are asked to provide their original responses. The EOI will be rejected if a plagiarism check reveals that the material has been copied throughout the evaluation process.
We appreciate everyone who has applied to participate in the 18th Youth Parliament Pakistan®. We are glad to report that the application period is now ended since we have received an unprecedented amount of expressions of interest. We are overjoyed to see the next generation working so hard to provide a better future for Pakistan. We will immediately begin the selection process and contact those who have been chosen to go forward. All the best to the applicants, and thank you for your interest in the Youth Parliament Pakistan®. To that end, we encourage you to keep up the excellent job you’ve been doing in civic and political dialogue and in contributing to the advancement of our society.