Make up of the Council

The City of Edinburgh Council is made up of 63 elected councillors. They represent 17 wards within the city. 

The 63 Councillors represent the following groups

  • 19 - SNP Group
  • 18 - Conservative Group
  • 12- Labour Group
  • 8  - Green Group
  • 6  - Liberal Democrat Group

The full Council meets once a month and takes decisions on important issues such as the Council budget. The Council also delegates decisions to committees. Further information is available on the Committee membership page.

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