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.
You can find details about your local elected councillors.
This section also includes Burnley Council's Constitution. This includes a diagram which shows the council's senior management structure at Section 7 of the latest verison of the Constitution.