Voting to find North Tyneside’s fifth Young Mayor begins next week.
Ballot boxes will be placed in schools, colleges and council buildings from November 18 to 20.
Competing for votes are Darryl Hall, 15, a student at Monkseaton High School; Rebecca Moore, 14, from Marden High School; Allen Oghene, also 14, from Churchill Community College; and Declan Pang, 15, a pupil at St Thomas More RC Academy.
The successful candidate will be announced at a ceremony on November 22. The current Young Mayor is Isaac Sidney.
Any young person aged between 11 and 19 who lives, works or attends school or college in North Tyneside is eligible to vote.