Councillors and Committees

From 29 April 2020 all Committee meetings that are taking place will be held remotely via Microsoft Teams with audio access to the public via registered dial in only.
Diary of forthcoming Committee Meetings
Council business is conducted through a network of Committees and Sub Committees, each comprising of between 5 and 15 Councillors.
The Council has 41 Councillors, three in 13 of the wards and two in one ward (Englefield Green East), elected to represent the public.
Allowances are paid to Councillors and details publicised
Councillors and co-opted Members of the Council are required to observe a code of conduct.
The constitution is a legal document that sets out how we operate, how decisions are made and the procedures we follow.
Mayor of Runnymede
Mayor of Runnymede - information page
Councillors are responsible for the overall policy direction of the Council and take all of the significant decisions concerning the Authority's services and expenditure.
When they take office our Councillors and co-opted Members are required to abide by a Code of Conduct made under the Localism Act 2011.