The Council Meeting
involves all members of the Council and usually meets every six
weeks in the Council Chamber, Town Hall, Stockport.
The Council Meeting is chaired by the
Mayor of Stockport.
The responsibilities of the Council Meeting
include making decisions on the strategic direction of the Council
through the adoption of the Policy Framework, and for amending the
The Council Meeting also appoints Executive
Leader and the membership of the Scrutiny and Ordinary Committees,
in addition to the Mayor and Deputy Mayor.
All Executive functions of the Council are
delegated from the Council Meeting under the Scheme of
At each Council Meeting members of the public are
permitted to ask a question to a specific Councillor.
Questions must be submitted in writing 30
minutes prior to the start of the meeting.
Question cards are available from the Democratic
Services Officers at the Council Meeting or
from the Council website.
You can also submit a question electronically
the 'Online Form'
The Annual Council
Meeting on 21 May 2013 is available as a live webcast at http://www.stockport.public-i.tv/core/portal/home