Plymouth City Council is a democratic organisation. Following the local election on 5 May 2022 the ruling administration is Conservative. The leader is Councillor Richard Bingley. View upcoming public committee documents on your iPad, Android Device or Blackberry Playbook with the free modern.gov app. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to contact our Democratic Support Team.
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The Cabinet (also known as the Executive) is the main decision making body of the Council
Scheduled meetings, agendas and decisions
Calendar of meetings
Past and present committee meetings
Details of Cabinet and Cabinet member decisions
Watch our meetings over the internet
Search for past and present committee documents
Details of committees and which members sit on them
Notice of Key Executive Decisions and Private Business
The main aim of scrutiny is to act as a 'critical friend' to the Cabinet and other decision makers in order to promote better services, policies and decisions.
There are many ways you can get involved in local decision making or raise issues that are important to you and other members of the community
List of external bodies
Members of Parliament (MP) for Plymouth
The Lord Mayor, Deputy Lord Mayor, Electing the Lord Mayor, The Mayor's role
Information available so you don't have to make a formal request under the Freedom of Information Act
The Police and Crime Panel supports and challenges the Police and Crime Commissioner
It may be necessary to exclude the public from some meetings and limit the publication of papers if there would be disclosure of 'exempt information'
Plymouth Local Access Forum