The aim is to promote local democracy by making sure that everyone understands how their Council operates and how they can have their say.
The Council is required to prepare a governance statement after each triennial election and make it available to the public. It includes information on:
Governing and managing the interests of our City on behalf of everyone who lives here.
Expenses and allowances rules for elected members. PDF [129 KB]
Rules on how the Council operates (PDF).
The Council delegates responsibilities to committees, officers and Community Boards. PDF [784 KB]