Council and Democracy
Information about Lancaster City Council, its elected members and officers, its committees and meetings, what the council does, council tax, elections, budgets and spending.
What does Lancaster City Council do?
Lancaster City Council is responsible for making many important decisions on behalf of local people. Strategic decisions, budget setting and performance monitoring are the responsibility of the elected councillors. The council employs officers to give advice, implement its decisions and to manage the day-to-day delivery of council services.