Nominations are now open for places on Leith Central Community Council.
This is a great opportunity to represent the community and help influence the decision making process. You can read more about the work of community councils here: http://www.edinburgh.gov.uk/info/20133/community_planning/730/community_councils
If you want to apply, you must be 16 or over, on the electoral roll and live in the area.
Nominations are open until 4pm on Monday February 1st.
If there are more candidates than places on the community council, an election will be held on 25 February 2016.
More information or download a form from the council's website or call 0131 529 3402 for more details on how to apply.