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General enquiries
Plymouth City Council
Plymouth PL1 2AA
Phone :
01752 668000
Email :
enquiries@plymouth.gov.uk
Fax :
01752 304880
Civic Centre

About Plymouth City Council

Plymouth is a unitary authority, which means it is responsible for all local services including transport, social care and education. Many of the services we provide are statutory responsibilities and we have identified others as priorities. For example, we have a legal duty to dispose of the city's waste while we are not legally obliged to provide public toilets.

Councillors

Plymouth City Council has a Labour administration.

  • Labour - 29 seats
  • Conservatives - 24 seats
  • UK Independence Party (UKIP) - 3
  • Independent - 1

A Cabinet is selected by the ruling group. The Cabinet meets in public every four weeks to make key decisions. Each Cabinet member has a special area of responsibility or 'portfolio'. Cabinet members are also given the authority to make detailed decisions that affect their area of responsibility.

The leader and Cabinet make most of the key decisions about how the Council is run and how the budget is allocated.

Lord Mayor

The current Lord Mayor is Councillor Michael Robert Fox.

Council management

Vision and priorities

Our vision is for Plymouth to become "one of Europe's finest, most vibrant waterfront cities, where an outstanding quality of life is enjoyed by everyone".

View our current corporate plan.

Budget and spending plans

The Budget Book presents the budgeted spending plans as approved at the full City Council meeting.

Contact us

If you have any questions, about anything we do, please contact us.