City Council

Worcester City Council provides essential services for over 95,000 residents. The city is also the focus for a wider population of over ľ million people. Working with the local community we aim to create a prosperous city and to improve the quality of life for everyone. Providing accessible, efficient and best value services are at the heart of everything we do. We are constantly striving to meet the demands and expectations of our citizens and customers.

Worcester is a District Council, this means that some of the services are provided by the City Council and others by Worcestershire County Council. As a general guide:

The City Council provide:

The County Council provide:

 Our Councillors 

There are 35 councillors in total, from 15 wards in the city.  Each one is elected for a term of four years. Together they decide the Councilís priorities via committees and sub-committees, and how it should carry out its work.

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Our Mayor

The Mayor is the Civic Head of the Council. The Mayor chairs meetings of the full council and represents the city at ceremonial occasions. He or She also welcomes international visitors and attends events organised by local people.

Our Workforce

Approximately 350 people work for the Council which makes it one of the largest employers in the city. They put into practice the decisions which the Councillors make and deliver the day to day services which city residents and visitors enjoy.

Contact Us

Want to know more?

For more information on the work of Worcester City Council, contact:

In person

Customer Service Centre
The Hive
Sawmill Walk
The Butts
Worcester
WR1 3PB

By post

Worcester City Council
Orchard House
Farrier Street
Worcester
WR1 3BB

Telephone: (Switchboard) 01905 722233

E-mail: customerservicecentre@worcester.gov.uk