The local council is the highest decision-making body of the municipality. The members are elected by the inhabitants of the municipality at the municipal elections the third Sunday of October every fourth year.
The local council decides in matters concerning the organisation, economy and overall plans of the municipality. The council also elects the municipal executive board and committees.
Meetings of the local council are held according to a set schedule, and the public is welcome to come and follow the proceedings.
The municipal executive board leads and coordinates all municipal work and is responsible for the economy. The board prepares matters that are to be presented to the local council. All minutes of the decision-making bodies are at display at the office of the municipality, the library and at the website of the municipality.