HEREFORD CITY COUNCIL IS THE PARISH COUNCIL FOR THE
CITY OF HEREFORD
It owns the Royal Charters and continues the historical role of the Mayoralty.
The key aim of Hereford City Council is working together with its community
alongside its ABC values
A = Ambitious
Making a difference to where we live.
B = Being respectful
Of the history that makes the City the unique place it is today.
C = Capable
Of getting things done that are in the Council’s power to do.
Whilst the City Council does not have the responsibility for delivering large and
complex services like schools, hospitals and highways to its residents, it plays an
important role in influencing others and acting as the voice of the people who
The Council is made up of 18 Councillors who represent 16 wards of the City.
Besides ‘Full Council’ there are four committees: Finance and Policy, Community
Development, Governance and Procedures and Planning and Highways; each
committee is made up of different Members of the Council and has its own roles