In Sipoo, the highest power of decision is with the council. The council decides on matters concerning the municipality of Sipoo, and carries responsibility of the municipal economy and activities.

The council appoints a municipal government that manages the municipality’s administration and prepares issues discussed in the council. The municipal government attends to the municipality’s interests and acts as a municipal representative.

The mayor acts under the municipal government, leading the municipality’s administration and economy. There are also several committees, divisions and commissions in Sipoo. They supervise and guide the activities carried out in their respective areas.

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