Finally an AKB48 Teamn8 announcement to hold joint audition for ten vacant prefecture representative. The web application will start on August 13 through official site.
The qualifications are for 12 to 22 years old girls who are resident in each prefecture. This joint audition is opened for Akita, Niigata, Shizuoka, Mie, Fukui, Hyogo, Tottori, Okayama, Nagasaki, and Miyazaki Prefecture.
The web registration closed on Sept 13, 2019 at 12:00 JST. Check the website for the detail information. AKB48 Team 8 needs new members as per 2018 most of them has been moved to regular team during shuffle.