The Higher council for youth (Conseil supérieur de la jeunesse) is an advisory body with the mission of analysing issues relating to young people; it is a key interlocutor of the Government and the Youth Observatory (Observatoire de la jeunesse) of the University of Luxembourg.
- 8 representatives of youth organisations as defined in the amended Youth policy law of 4 July 2008;
- 4 representatives of youth services as defined in the règlement grand-ducal du 28 janvier 1999 (grand ducal regulation of 28 January 1999) on the government approval to be granted to managers of youth services;
- 4 representatives of organisations for the promotion of young people as defined in the amended Youth policy law of 4 July 2008 ;
- 2 representatives of pupils and students ;
- 4 other representatives among which one representative of the sector of research on young people, a representative of the union of Luxembourg cities and municipalities, a representative of the National youth assembly and a representative of the minister in charge of youth.
The Council may furthermore choose up to 3 members who are experts of the youth sector.
Members of the Council are appointed by the minister for a renewable term of 3 years.
The Higher council for youth can discuss any topic deemed useful by its members.