About the Council

Burnley Council is a democratic organisation. It’s run by people who are elected by you – the residents of the borough. Our 45 elected Councillors decide policies on local services and how the council's money is spent.

Click here to find out more about Councillors, Council Meetings and the Council's Constitution.  You can also find out about your Member of Parliament, Members of the European Parliament and Parish Councils too, as well as finding out which Outside Bodies the Council appoints members to.

If you are a contractor or supplier, you can find information about doing business with Burnley Council and find out about current and upcoming tender opportunities.

Burnley Action Partnership brings together all the key organisations in the borough in joint work to build Burnley's future.