Liepaja city council consists of 15 elected representatives. The representatives are elected by the residents. City council elections take place once in four years.
The council represents the interests of the voters on municipal and state levels.
The city council is managed by the chairman and his deputies. They are elected in an open vote from the number of elected representatives for the duration of council mandate period.
The council makes decisions during meetings. Council meetings are open and are held on Thursdays once a month.
Committees and commissions are formed to ensure functioning of the council and evaluate the decision projects.
The performance of council decisions is ensured by the Liepaja city municipality administration.
Visitor centre is located in Liepaja city council building and provides access to municipality services and information for the residents of the city.