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Council and democracy

About the council

Council structure, feedback and complaints, council constitution, Customer Centre.

Civic and ceremonial

Cenotaph and remembrance services, civic events, support for Armed Forces.


The council has a number of committees, each with a specific area of responsibility.

Community councils

Community councils give residents a chance to discuss their opinions and concerns about their area.


We're committed to consulting residents to help us provide services which meet people's needs.

Council meetings

Dates for upcoming full council meetings and links to recordings of past meetings.


Details of all councillors in Middlesbrough, allowances, and the councillor code of conduct.

Delegated decisions

Details of how a public written record must be produced when certain decisions are made.

Executive meetings

Details of upcoming private or urgent meetings of Middlesbrough Council's Executive.

Governance review

Review of the future parish council and community council arrangements in Middlesbrough.

Parish councils

Details of Middlesbrough's two parish councils - Nunthorpe and Stainton and Thornton.


We welcome petitions and recognise that they are a way for people to let us know their concerns.


The scrutiny process involves councillors examining topics which impact on the local area.