Northamptonshire County Scout Council is the electoral body that supports Scouting in Northamptonshire. It is the body to which the County Executive Committee is accountable.
Membership of the County Scout Council is open to:
County Youth Commissioner
Deputy County Commissioners;
County Scout Active Support Managers;
County Training Manager;
Assistant County Commissioners;
County Skills Instructors;
Local Training Managers;
District Youth Commissioners
A representative of the County Network Forum, selected from amongst the membership of the Forum
Up to six persons to be nominated annually to the County Scout Council from each of the following categories:
Persons recommended by the County Commissioner in consultation with the County Chairman.
District Scout Network Members nominated by the District Scout Networks.
County Scout Active Support Members nominated by the County Scout Active Support Units.
Members nominated by each of the District Scout Councils (six members from each District)
The County Scout Council may co-opt members annually.
Such co-opted members may include representatives of organisations with whom it is desired to maintain co-operation e.g. Girl guiding, religious bodies, other youth organisations and Local Education Authorities.