The Council is composed of 58 councillors who serve on the council for a four-year term.
Code of conduct
The Council adopted its current Code of Conduct at the meeting of 20 May 2019. The code sets out the standards required by Councillors and is consistent with the following principles of selflessness, integrity, objectivity, accountability, openness, honesty and leadership.
The code applies to all Councillors and co-opted members of the borough council.