Council, councillors and democracy

  • How the Council works

    Information about how the council works, how decisions are made and how you can get involved, roles and responsibilities of your elected representatives, consultations, petitions and the Constitution.

  • Councillors and Committee Meetings

    Information about Councillors and Committee agendas, reports and papers, including meeting dates and calendars.

  • How the Council manages money

    Includes Council Tax, budgets, council spending and finances, plus Open Data and Transparency information.

  • Open data and transparency

    Information on our transparency and open data programmes and approaches including data protection and freedom of informaiton.

  • Local democracy and Elections

    Information on local democracy and elections including election results, registering to vote and polling stations.

  • Scrutiny

    Information on the Councillor-led statutory function within the Council, responsible for holding decision-makers to account on behalf of borough residents.