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The Lilongwe City Council was established under the Local Government Act No. 42 of 1998 as a body corporate. The Council comprises the Political and Administrative arms which both derive their authority from the Local Government Act of 1998. The Political  arm is led by the Mayor who is an elected councillor. The mayor is in charge of 27 Wards each overseen by an elected Councillor.  In addition, there are four (4) elected Members of Parliament who represent the Lilongwe urban sector. There are also five (5)  ex-official members representing interest groups. The Administrative arm of Lilongwe City Council is led by the Chief Executive Officer who oversees nine (9) technical departments and devolved sectors, including Commerce & Trade, Engineering, Education, Youth & Sports Sector, Parks & Recreation, Health and Social Welfare Services, Planning & Development and Finance.

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Calendar of Technical and Town Planning Meetings 2023-24

Calendar of Technical and Town Planning Meetings 2023-24

Lilongwe City Council through the Directorate of Planning & Development has released calendar of Technical and Town Planning Meetings for the financial year 2023-24. The council is also informing the general public that Applications will be considered if received at least four (4) days before a Technical Sub Committee meeting otherwise they will be considered in a subsequent meeting and also be informed that The Lilongwe Town Planning Committee does consider applications recommended by the Technical Sub Committee.

For the Calendar dates, refer to the downloadable file.

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