About Us

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.

Contact Info

Temporary closure of part of the road near Chipiku Plus in Area 4

Temporary closure of part of the road near Chipiku Plus in Area 4

The Lilongwe City Council is notifying the general public and those operating along Chipiku-Plus road in Area 4 of the temporary closure of part of this road to pave way for the road rehabilitation works currently in progress.

The contractor will start concrete works on the section from HB House to Plascon exit gate on Monday 30th August, 2021. An access lane from Paul Kagame Road to the Chipiku-Plus carpark will be opened to allow vehicles have access to this car park during the road rehabilitation period. Please follow all the road signs.

John Chome


Lilongwe City Council

Subscribe Newsletter

Sign up for our latest news & articles. We won’t give you spam mails.

© 2020 Lilongwe City Council. All Rights Reserved