Applications for Britain's Got Talent (BGT) 2024 have now opened and for the first time ever, you can nominate individuals or groups you think should take part.

Think you or someone you know has an exceptional talent that will wow BGT judges Simon Cowell, Amanda Holden, Alesha Dixon and Bruno Tonioli?

Well now is your chance to apply with applications having opened this week for the 2024 season of the popular ITV talent show. 

Revealing the news on social media, BGT said: "It could be YOUR moment! Applications for the NEXT series of #BGT are now open!

"If you want to impress our Judges and appear on the BGT stage, then applications are only a click away."

You can sign up to audition in person, via video, WhatsApp or post. 

Britain's Got Talent first - nominations now accepted

For the first time ever, the UK public can nominate groups or individuals they think should be on BGT.

ITV's application website says: "New to Britain's Got Talent, we are giving you the opportunity to secretly nominate a group or an individual that you believe deserves to be on the BGT stage showing their talent to the nation!

"You can fill in an application form on their behalf.

"We will gather details from you and as much information you have about the act and hopefully you will be the one that helps their dreams come true!

"If you know someone special who deserves the chance at a life-changing opportunity of walking on the stage and impressing the celebrity judges, then you can do something about it! Apply for them now!"

How to apply to be on Britain's Got Talent?

Applications are now open for the 2024 season - the 17th series - of Britain's Got Talent.

Simply head to ITV's application page and you can apply for yourself or someone you think deserves to be on BGT. 

BGT auditions continue for series 16 this Saturday night. This is the last round of auditions before the live semi-finals.

You can watch Britain's Got Talent on ITV Saturday nights at 8pm.