Banchory Community Council is looking for new members.
The council, which has six vacancies, deals with a variety of subjects from planning matters, to roads issues, to the community action plan.
It would also like to undertake an emergency resilience plan in case Banchory is ever faced with a severe flooding situation.
It’s an opportunity for people to do something for and have a say in their community.
For further information call 01330 824424 or email banchorycommunity @hotmail.com Application forms are available in Banchory Library or from email@example.com. Closing date is October 7.