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
The political make-up of the city council following the local election on 2 May 2019 is as follows:
Labour 27 seats, Green 9, Liberal Democrats 3.
Labour has a majority of the seats and therefore has overall control.