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Councillors and decision making

How the council works

Norwich City Council is a district council. It has responsibility for providing a number of services including local planning, housing, benefits, environmental health, electoral registration and waste and recycling collections.

Political make-up

  • Labour 27 seats
  • Green 8 seats
  • Liberal Democrats 3 seats
  • Independent 1 seat

Labour has a majority of the seats and therefore has overall control.