Angus has 29 councillors who are responsible for deciding which policies the council should pursue, and ensure that they are carried out in the most efficient and effective way.
Local councillors are elected by the community, and represent public interest as well as individuals living within their ward.
Councillors are also responsible for helping with any difficulties constituents may have, which the council could help solve.
You can contact your local councillor in a variety of ways, by phone, email or through regular surgeries.
Your councillor will discuss any concerns or problems relating to council services and listen to your views on issues that you feel are important.
The council employs officers who are responsible for its day to day management.